Wednesday 26th Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

FTA appoints three board members

The FTA has appointed Ian Jones, managing director of Mercedes-Benz UK, Graham Roberts, non-executive director of PD Ports, and Ian Veitch, chief executive officer of NYK Logistics to its 2008/09 board.

The board supervises the management of the FTA’s business through chief executive Theo de Pencier. It comprises nine members who are elected annually by the FTA Freight Transport Council, plus a maximum of six members that it co-opts.

The officers and members of the FTA board for 2008/09 are:

President and Chairman:   
Andrew Haines, Tate & Lyle Food & Industrial Ingredients Europe

Vice Presidents:       
Adrian Burleton, Argos
Rebecca Jenkins, Wincanton

Honorary Treasurer:       
John Coghlan, Inchcape Shipping Services (UK)

Members of the Board:   
Janet Entwistle, BT Fleet
Perry Watts, DHL
Eddie Fitzsimons, Freightliner Group
John H Williams, Maritime Transport
Ian Jones, Mercedes-Benz UK
Stewart Oades, Norbert Dentressangle
Ian Veitch, NYK Logistics (UK)
Graham Roberts, PD Ports
Alastair Parker, Shell International Petroleum Company