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New finance chief for TT Club

EeLain Ong has taken over as chief financial officer (CFO) of international freight transport and logistics insurer TT Club. Appointed in April 2022, she has shadowed outgoing CFO Julian Chowdhury prior to his retirement. In addition to roles at insurance providers, Ong also had experiences as a regulator,  an auditor, and an M&A corporate financier. [+]

New chair for BIFA’s Young Forwarder Network

The British International Freight Association (BIFA) has named Herbie Cobby as the chair of its virtual Young Forwarder Network (YFN). He works for Geodis, is the current holder of the BIFA Apprentice of the Year award and highlighted the importance of the YFN as a ... [+]

CargoAi recruits IATA talent

The CargoAi technology group has appointed Veronica Ibarra as its vice president of operations, based in Miami, and Asako Sakurai as head of finance, in Singapore. Both have worked for over a decade at the IATA trade association, Ibarra’s most recently as global billing operations manager ... [+]

Europa to nurture new talent

Europa Worldwide Group has appointed Alison Flannery as learning and development partner to cultivate talent from within and support its teams to reach their full potential. Elaine Robertson, head of HR said her initial focus will be on upskilling Europa’s management teams using a combination ... [+]

EV Cargo appoints Fast Forward talent

EV Cargo has made two appointments following its acquisition of Netherlands-headquartered Fast Forward Freight in March. The latter’s former chief executive Marc Terpstra has been appointed as vice president Europe at EV Cargo while former Fast Forward Freight chief financial officer Robert Van Breugel has ... [+]

Diversity – good for people, good for business

Broader and more inclusive policies offer freight firms of all sizes solutions to staffing and innovation challenges – and higher profits – recruitment experts highlighted at the Multimodal 2022 event in Birmingham on 16 June. A robust Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) policy offers freight and logistics ... [+]

SEKO appoints two

SEKO Logistics has appointed Steen Christensen to the new role of chief operating officer – international and Paul Good as managing director, Australia. Texas-based Christensen has enjoyed a 30-year executive career in the freight and logistics sector through senior posts with Geodis and DHL and most ... [+]

Sennder appoints people officer

European digital freight forwarder Sennder has appointed Anja Maassen van den Brink as chief people officer. She joins from electric air mobility company, Lilium and in her new role will the company’s over 1,000 employees and further expanding its talent pool.  [+]

OBE for PD Ports chief

PD Ports chief executive Frans Calje has been awarded an OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours List for his services to international trade and the UK economy. He has been at the head of the north-east ports operator for five years having first joined the company ... [+]

Happy return to AA Cargo

American Airlines has appointed Emma Oliver as director, cargo sales Europe, Africa & Middle East (EMEA) and Asia Pacific (APAC). She returns to cargo as regional sales key leader following two years in the airline's passenger business and will be based at London Heathrow. [+]