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Appointments and promotions spearhead EV Cargo growth

Hong Kong-based forwarding, supply chain and technology company, EV Cargo has appointed Paul Coutts as chief operating officer on 1 September 2021. He is expected to be based in Singapore and joins from Singapore Post where, as Group chief executive, he has overseen the transformation of the 160-year-old Singapore listed company. He was previously chief executive of Toll Global Forwarding and brings more than 35 years of experience in the ... [+]

New tech chief for Hermes

Hermes Logistics Technologies (HLT) has appointed Marcus Campbell as its new chief technology He has worked with leading companies including Sony, Oracle, Deloitte, and Accenture, including significant industry experience in the shipping industry. He replaces Alex Labonne. HLT is currently completing upgrades of its Hermes ... [+]

Magma Aviation appoints deputy chief

Chapman Freeborn’s Magma Aviation air cargo solutions arm has appointed Conor Brannigan as deputy chief executive. For the past two years he was director strategic alliances and market development at all-cargo airline Cargolux based in Luxemburg and was previously at Etihad in Abu Dhabi. [+]

Rob Jones to head Europa finances

Europa Worldwide Group has appointed Rob Jones as finance director. In January 2020, he took on the new role of non-executive director to provide support and guidance on the company’s strategy and support its growth plans. In his new position, he will focus on strengthening ... [+]

New land transport chief for Austrian forwarder in Germany

Werner Dettenthaler has been appointed regional manager land transport Germany at Austrian-based forwarder, Gebrüder Weiss. He succeeds the long-time manager Anton Hagg, who passed away last year. Werner Dettenthaler , a native of the German region of Franconia, brings more than 30 years of professional experience ... [+]

New president for Ireland freight body

Seabridge chief operations officer Terry Sweeney has been elected president of the Irish International Freight Association (IIFA), the representative body for forwarders and customs brokers. He replaces Bob Rainsford of Forward Direct who has served for three terms. Mr Sweeney has served on IIFA Council for ... [+]

Turkish Cargo vaccine shipments top 100 million

Turkish Cargo says it has delivered 100 million Covid-19 vaccine doses to more than 35 countries around the world.Around 450 tonnes of the vaccine has been flown to destinations including Baku, Rome, Belgrade, Copenhagen, Miami, Sao Paulo and Mexico City using containers with special cooling ... [+]

Seko adds to ocean expertise

SEKO Logistics has appointed Craig Grossgart as senior vice president of Global Ocean Product, based in Houston and Lisa Johnstone as director of Ocean Product. Craig Grossgart has over 20 years of experience in the logistics industry and has worked in various senior roles in ... [+]

PD Ports creates opportunities for all

PD Ports, the statutory harbour authority for the River Tees, has joined forces with the Tees Valley Education Trust to create learning opportunities for children across the region. Alongside other key partners they will develop career-led learning opportunities from primary ages to post 18. After recently ... [+]

New members for Cargo iQ

The Cargo iQ airfreight interest group has re-elected its chair and vice-chair and added two new board members. Volga-Dnepr Group Marketing Directo Fedor Novikov and Hellmann global head of business process management for airfreight, Clark Fritzsch, join chair Henrik Ambak and vice-chair Kerstin Strauss. [+]