Yusen Logistics UK MD Kevin Appleton has stepped aside after four years in the role, making room for his deputy Andy Fitt to fill his shoes. Appleton will remain with the business as its chairman, in a newly created and less time consuming role in which he will focus on the development of senior staff members to assist with the transition. New MD Andy Fitt has been with the operator for three years and has previously worked for CEVA Logistics, […]
Ian Veitch, currently MD of Yusen Logistics UK, is to head up its entire operations across Europe from April.
Yusen Logistics (UK) has been fined £11,000 after an agency worker fell from a loading ramp at the firm’s site on the Isle of Grain in Kent.
Kevin Appleton became UK managing director at Yusen Logistics back in April 2014 replacing Ian Veitch, who moved to become the first non-Japanese national to head up Yusen’s entire operations across Europe. Appleton’s credentials are rock solid too. He has spent the bulk of his career in or around logistics but has a wealth of experience from across the business world and isn’t shy in putting forward an opinion. Now he has had nearly a year to get his feet […]