Yodel has appointed Nick Porter as its new sales and marketing director. Porter joins the parcels firm from rival City Link’s parent Rentokil Initial, where he was group sales director. Porter has also worked in senior commercial roles at TNT Express and Iron Mountain, as well as being a non-executive director and trustee of the Chartered Institute of Marketing. Dick Stead, Yodel’s executive chairman, said: “Nick brings a wealth of experience in sales and marketing and the carrier industry. We’re […]
Last month MT exclusively revealed that Yodel chief executive Jonathan Smith is to leave the parcels firm after two years in charge of the combined DHL Express Domestic UK and HDNL (not to mention 18 months in charge of the DHL business alone). Smith’s CV shows more than 20 years’ experience in parcels, including a spell as chief executive of City Link – before its problematic take-over of Target Express – and a regional director role at British Rail’s parcels […]
Yodel has simplified its business structure so that all operations will now be run through Yodel Delivery Network.