Elddis Transport MD Nigel Cook has been appointed chairman of the High Cube Network, a consortium of eight operators, including Elddis, S&R Smith and Sons and Owens Transport, that was launched in April. Cook announced his appointment in a tweet: “So apparently I became the chairman of the High Cube Network today. If I needed a new job, I would have a canny CV!” The network specialises in serving customers who have problems with cubing out before they weigh out. […]
Eddie Stobart could be a private company again as soon as April, according to a circular sent to shareholders of its parent group.
15) David Wells Title: Chief executive, FTA Wells succeeded Theo de Pencier as chief executive of the FTA at the beginning of May. It’s unusual that the chief executives of both associations are starting their period in office at similar junctions, which makes it hard not to make comparisons with the RHA’s Richard Burnett.
8) Ray Ashworth Title: MD Daf Trucks UK One in every three trucks registered every month is a Daf, which means arguably, he is man who ultimately dictates the price of anywhere between 26% to 30% of new trucks bought in the UK.