Sunday, December 5, 2010

Freight, Logistics And Shipping Appointments News This Week

Recruitment Activity from Around the Globe
Shipping News Feature

IVORY COAST – Leading multinational and multi modal shipping group Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) opened a new office this week in the country’s economic capital, Abidjan. Contact there is F.Malevialle on telephone + 225 0926 0707 and the address is MOL Côte d'Ivoire, Boulevard de Vridi rue A6 lot 220 quai 17, Abidjan - Ivory Coast.

GERMANY – From the 1st January Mirko Pahl, who joined the company in 1997, will take a seat on the management board of DB Schenker Rail Deutschland AG with responsibility for Production. He succeeds Dr. Christian Kuhn who will continue as Executive Vice President Production / Operations and will now focus on the development of overall European production and the functional management of production activities at the national company level.

UK - Road safety professional Alan Prosser has joined the team at the specialist driver training organisation, the TTC Group. He will oversee the introduction by TTC next April of the new NDORS Driver Alertness scheme, a replacement for the National Driver Training Scheme (NDIS) which motorists choose to attend instead of going to court for minor traffic offences.

ASIA – PACIFIC – NETHERLANDS - Vittorio Favati, after nine years within the Asia Pacific region heading up activities for CEVA Logistics and its heritage businesses, will be moving to the global role of Chief Business Development Officer, based from the Company’s headquarters in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. He is succeeded by Didier Chenneveau who is currently EVP and Chief Supply Chain Officer for LG Electronics, with worldwide responsibility for Global Supply Chain Management for the Company’s US$50 billion operations.

Photo:- Didier Chenneveau who has moved to CEVA.