Freight News, Logistics, Rail

New chief for Freightliner and Pentalver

[ March 15, 2023   //   ]

Genesee & Wyoming has appointed Tim Shoveller as chief executive officer of its UK/Europe operations, which include the Freightliner rail operation, container-logistics provider Pentalver, Freightliner Poland and Rotterdam Rail Feeding.

He began his rail industry career in 1992 as a trainee driver/guard at British Rail, comes to G&W after nearly four years at Network Rail, where he led a transformation in the North West Central Route’s operational performance.

With Tim Shoveller expected to join the company by late summer, G&W’s UK/Europe operations will meanwhile continue to be led by interim chief executive Becky Lumlock and Jack Hellmann, who serves as chairman of G&W’s UK/European operations and is G&W’s global chief executive.