William Stobart has stepped down as a director of the business that bears his surname ahead of its float on the stock exchange on the 25 April. William Stobart is one of four directors to step down at Eddie Stobart Logistics, alongside Ian Duncan, Saki Riffner, and Ben Whawell. Four new directors have been appointed, including chief executive Alex Laffey, chief financial officer Damien Harte and Philip Swatman as an independent non-executive chairman. Stephen Harley has been appointed as a […]
Throughout the year The Hub – Motortransport.co.uk’s business blog – has brought you the real stories behind the headlines. So, without further ceremony, here are some of the many highlights of the year.
Eddie Stobart’s automotive logistics business – formerly Autologic – has been sold to BCA Marketplace, an automotive support services company best known for consumer brand Webuyanycar.com. BCA Marketplace was bought earlier this year by an investment vehicle formed by Avril Palmer-Baunack- the former chairwoman of Stobart and chief executive of Autologic.
BCA has appointed a new MD to head up its logistics operation as part of a plan to grow the division.