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New chief for Forward Computers

[ February 8, 2021   //   ]

Freight Software Group (FSG) has appointed Richard Litchfield as managing director of its Forward Computers business. He was previously group IT director at Europa Worldwide Group and vice president and global head of IS road logistics at Kuehne & Nagel in Switzerland. He was responsible for designing and implementing Europa’s Leonardo bespoke IT system. Forward Computers supplies freight forwarding software to the logistics sector and was acquired by FSG in 2019. It is also the parent company of BoxTop Technologies.

After leaving Europa, Richard Litchfield launched a new IT consultancy business, Innovate Freight at the end of 2020 which will continue under separate management.