Tuesday 25th Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

Wincanton recruits Martin Palmer as commercial director

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.”