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  • David_Mayo_Chep

    Chep appoints Mayo to lead automotive role in Europe


    Chep Automotive and Industrial Solutions has appointed David Mayo to the position of vice president, Automotive, Europe. He moves from his role as senior director, Supply Chain, at the container pooling provider and replaces Luca Rossi, who is moving to Chep’s Pallets business to join the European Key Account team. ...

  • Howard_Chang_PCNA

    Chang is new manager of vehicle logistics at Porsche Cars NA


    Howard Chang has moved from his role as delivery quality engineer at Porsche Cars North America (PCNA) to become manager of vehicle logistics and port operations. He replaces Justin Newell, who left the company last September and now has a position at as operations manager at Reliable Carriers , one ...

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    Greener moves to senior supply chain role at Advance Auto Parts


    North America aftermarket parts provider, Advance Auto Parts, has appointed Todd Greener (left) as senior vice president of supply chain. He moves over from GE Appliances where he was general manager of appliance distribution operations. Advance said that Greener would be instrumental in executing its system-wide supply chain integration and ...

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    Big change around in Ceva’s global automotive leadership


    There have been a number of changes to the management of Ceva Logistics’ automotive business in the last month. Tamara Histand, who was executive vice-president for global automotive, has left the company after 10 months in the role and been replaced by Toni Fondevilla, who was most recently vice-president, Global ...

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    Schulz to replace Stec as Ford's director of MP&L in North America


    Pamela Stec (left) is retiring from Ford after 37 years with the company. Her role as director of North American material planning and logistics (MP&L) operations, which she has held since 2004, will be taken up by Matthias Schulz, currently director of MP&L at Ford Europe. Stec, who is based ...

  • TakahiroHachigo_Honda

    Honda’s president Ito to be replaced by managing officer in June


    Honda Motor has announced that its president Takanobu Ito will be replaced in June this year by Takahiro Hachigo, currently a managing officer with responsibility for purchasing in China (pictured). Hachigo took up the managing officer role last April. He will become senior managing officer in April this year, and ...

  • Steve Tripp_PRINT

    Tripp retires from FCA; Cook to head global vehicle transport for interim


    Steve Tripp, head of worldwide vehicle transportation at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), is retiring from the company this week. He joined Chrysler in 2004 as senior manager of inbound logistics. Tripp has over 30 years of automotive supply chain experience at Ford and Chrysler, and has managed all aspects of ...

  • Patrick_Ottensmeyer_KCS

    Ottensmeyer elected president of KCS


    North American rail provider, Kansas City Southern (KCS), has appointed Patrick Ottensmeyer (left) as its president. He will take up the position, from David Starling, on 1 March this year, moving from his current role at the company as executive vice president and chief marketing officer. Starling remains CEO of ...

  • PeterWeiss_FCA

    Weiss replaces Billiet in SCM role at Fiat Chrysler in Europe


    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has confirmed that Peter Weiss (left), currently vice-president of International Operations, based in Detroit, will be moving to a new role in Europe, replacing Luc Billiet, head of supply chain management in the EMEA region at FCA.

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    CSX elects Oscar Muñoz as president


    North American rail provider, CSX, has elected Oscar Muñoz (left) as its president with immediate effect. He replaces Michael Ward, who remains CEO and chairman. Muñoz will retain his existing role as chief operating officer. His new responsibilities include overseeing operations, sales and marketing, human resources, service design and information ...

  • UP_lance_fritz

    Union Pacific elects Lance Fritz as CEO


    Lance Fritz (left) has been elected CEO of North American rail provider Union Pacific by the company's board of directors. He succeeds John Koralski, who has now become executive chairman. Fritz is also president and has most recently been serving as COO in addition to that role. He was also ...

  • BibbyDistribution

    Bibby Distribution appoints Hecht as managing director


    UK logistics and supply chain company, Bibby Distribution has appointed Oliever Hecht as its new managing director. Hecht brings more than 20 years of experience in pan-European logistics and supply chain consultancy to his position, having most recently worked as managing partner of Berlin-based U-Net supply chain consultancy, and previously ...

  • DavidMayo_Chep

    Mayo moves to VP role at Chep in Europe


    David Mayo has taken up a new role at pallet and container pooling provider, Chep, as vice president, Europe for Automotive and Industrial Solutions. He moves from his previous role at Chep as director of market development in the Chep Equipment Pooling Systems division and will now be responsible for ...

  • Robert_Strain_Goodpack

    Strain becomes head of global automotive at Goodpack


    Robert Strain has left his role as vice-president of the automotive sector for Asia Pacific at Ceva Logistics to take up a new position at Goodpack as head of global automotive. Goodpack provides steel intermediate bulk containers to global markets. “Robert will be responsible for all aspects of the automotive ...

  • David Kneisler_Dana_AIAG

    AIAG elects Kneisler to chairman role


    The Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) has elected David Kneisler (left) as its new chairman, replacing John Batchik. Kniesler is vice president of global quality at Dana Holding, a leading powertrain components supplier. He has been on the AIAG board since 2006 and for the past four years has served ...

  • Reinhard Just Schenker

    Just retirement leads to shake up at Schenker


    Reinhard Just, board member for DB Schenker’s Land Transport division in Austria and South Eastern Europe (pictured), is retiring from the company in April this year after a 30-year tenure. During his time with the company, Just made a significant contribution to process optimisation in the Land Transport segment. Between ...

  • Titan-VNS

    Kamontus Nuansrisai moves to new position at Titan-VNS


    Kamontus Nuansrisai has been appointed to the position of transportation manager at Titan-VNS, and will be responsible for transportation activities across all operational areas. Nuansrisai joined the company in early 2014 as transportation manager for the Bang Pla Zone, after roles at Pioneer Air Cargo and DHL, where he ...

  • HelenTu_Delphi

    Executive changeover at Delphi in Asia Pacific


    Last month saw a number of executive changes at automotive parts supplier Delphi. Eddie Wright, currently regional logistics director, Asia Pacific, for the company, has been promoted to global category director, Electrical/Electronic Components replacing Larry Graves. Wright is moving to Luxembourg to join the Delphi International Procurement Leadership team. Wright ...

  • Kalpesh Pathak II(new)

    Pathak takes on purchasing responsibilities at Fiat India; Chikhle moves to North America


    Kalpesh Pathak, assistant vice-president of supply chain management at Fiat India Automobiles (left), has taken on purchasing responsibilities for the carmaker, which were previously handled by Sudhir Chikhle. “I am now responsible for FCA [Fiat Chrysler Automobiles] group purchasing activities in India along with supply chain management,” confirmed Pathak. “I ...

  • Peter Ward_UKWA

    Peter Ward moves to CEO role at UKWA


    Peter Ward is moving on from his role as commercial director and head of cargo supply chain at DP World London Gateway, to take over as CEO of the United Kingdom Warehousing Association (UKWA). His move to UKWA follows the announcement that Roger Williams will be leaving the role in ...