DSV has abandoned a bid to buy CEVA Logistics, citing a lukewarm reception to its revised offer as the reason for ending its interest in the Swiss multinational. In the UK both companies are listed in Motor Transport’s Top 100 of the largest road transport companies. CEVA Logistics was 15th in last year’s list with an annual turnover of £394.5m, while DSV Road was 27th in the list of the Top 100 companies with an annual turnover of £180.7m. In […]
DSV’s Road division has appointed Jesper Hansen as UK managing director, following former MD René Falch Olesen’s decision to concentrate on his role as group chief commercial officer.
TNT Express chief executive Marie-Christine Lombard has resigned, ahead of the parcel company’s acquisition by UPS. Chief financial officer (CFO) Bernard Bot will take over her position as interim CEO at the end of September, when Lombard leaves the company to pursue another career. “It is regrettable that Marie-Christine has decided to leave TNT Express now. We thank Marie-Christine for her contributions and wish her well for the future,” said Antony Burgmans, chairman of the supervisory board at TNT Express. […]
DSV has taken delivery of its 1,000th MAN truck in the UK.