Friday 21st Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

On the Move

Otto Peter, formerly of Kuehne + Nagel, has joined Agility’s business unit Global Integrated Logistics as senior vice president of global ocean product. Peter has more than 40 years logistics experience and will report to Essa Al-Saleh, president and chief executive of Agility Global Integrated Logistics.

Meachers has promoted four senior managers to its board of directors: Stuart Terris as executive director of transport and warehousing and deputy managing director; Gary Whittle as group commercial director; Noel Fensome as group finance director, and Rob Lewis as executive director of the operations of the freight forwarding division, Oast Agencies.

Michelin Tyre has appointed Helen Tattersall national sales manager. She will lead a 63-strong team of sales account managers across the UK and Ireland. She replaces Peter Philpott who is retiring after more than 30 years service to the company.

Martin Covington will take over from Tattersall in the role as head of truck and earthmover marketing.

Pablo Garcia as been promoted to senior vice president of worldwide sales at Worldwide Flight Services. He will be based in Spain, reporting to president and chief executive Olivier Bijaoui, he will lead the sales and business development management of the group.