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Chris Lewis is Mr Multimodal

[ May 4, 2018   //   ]

Managing Director of DP World UK and Chief Executive Officer of London Gateway, Chris Lewis, was recognised as the Multimodal Personality of the Year at the FTA Multimodal Awards in Birmingham on 1 May.

Lewis (pictured), who has worked in the container terminal industry for over 30 years, was recognised for his unrivalled knowledge and outstanding work in guiding DP World Southampton and London Gateway towards becoming “the most integrated logistic hub in Europe”.

He also helped to make the Port of Felixstowe the busiest container port in the UK, which today handles more than 42 per cent of Britain’s containerised trade.

The awards were hosted by Geoff Miller, ex-chairman of Selectors for English cricket.









The full winners’ list is:

Rail Freight Operator of the Year

GB Railfreight

Air Cargo Operator of the Year

American Airlines Cargo

Sea Freight Operator of the Year

Mediterranean Shipping Company

Road Freight Operator of the Year

Maritime Transport Ltd

3PL of the Year

Malcolm Logistics

The Young Logistics Professional of the Year

Jordan Pragnell, Ligentia

Shipper of the Year

Stannah Lifts

Port Operator of the Year

Port of Tyne


John Raymond Transport Ltd

Multimodal Exhibitor of the Year

Howard Tenens

Multimodal Personality of the Year

Chris Lewis, DP World UK


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