When Motortransport.co.uk spoke to Wincanton chief executive Eric Born last week he claimed there was little he could do about the share price of the company. Sadly, this week has proven that statement to be true. For the 12 months ending 31 March Wincanton posted a pre-tax profit of £24.8m, a turnaround from the £47.4m loss it made a year ago. This was despite a fall in turnover from £1.2bn to £1.08bn. On the face of it this is a […]
Parcelforce operations director Peter Fuller is leaving the company after almost 20 years at the company, to take up the same role at rival UK Mail.
15) Eric Born, chief executive, Wincanton Eric Born was given the not inconsiderable task of turning Wincanton around, taking on a business that in 2011 plunged to a £26m full-year loss on turnover of £2.2bn. He has delivered.