Welch’s Transport has laid down foundations for the future with the appointment of fourth-generation family member Chris Welch as its commercial director. Welch, who is the great-grandson of founder Gordon Welch and son of MD Jim Welch, joined the Cambridgeshire-based family firm in 2014. His previous posts include operations director at DHL in Cambridge and general manager at Dial-a-TV in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire. Speaking to MT, MD Jim Welch said his son’s appointment as commercial director was part of a succession […]
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