Wincanton has brought in Martin Palmer from Norbert Dentressangle to leads its business development and marketing team as commercial director.
Eric Born, Wincanton’s chief executive said: “I am delighted to welcome Martin to Wincanton. His proven track record, coupled with his in depth-knowledge of our sector, makes him the perfect fit to drive Wincanton’s future growth.”
Palmer has been business development director at Dentressangle for the past four and a half years. Before that he was a business unit director at TDG. He has also held senior business development roles at Amethyst and Bibby Distribution.
He said: “As a genuine British success story, Wincanton has an unparalleled reputation for consistently delivering operational excellence and adding value to its customers’ operations, and I am delighted to be a part of this organisation. I am also very excited about working across such a broad range of sectors, from multichannel through to manufacturing and construction.”