Anoop Kang is to become the new chief financial officer (CFO) at Eddie Stobart Logistics (ESL) from 1 April, the operator announced today (15 February). He will replace Damien Harte who is to retire on 31 March due to family health reasons. Kang is currently CFO at Cambian Group, a provider of behavioural health services for children. He has also held a series of senior financial roles at Balfour Beatty and Kier Group. Read more Mark Duggan on The Pallet […]
Stefan Thyssen is replacing Thomas Hemmerich as MD at MAN Truck & Bus UK.
CM Downton walked away with the big prize of the night – the Haulier of the Year trophy – in front of a sell-out audience of 1,500 at last night’s Motor Transport Awards (13 June). Delighted directors of the family firm Andrew, Richard and John Downton, collected the trophy from co-host Sean Lock. The Moreton Valance, Gloucestershire-based firm has achieved the remarkable feat of boosting turnover and doubling operating profit since the credit crunch struck in 2008 – a performance […]
Skills for Logistics MD David Coombes writes that while there is a huge push at the age of 16-18 on what they are going to do after they complete their time at school/college, a lot of people are not aware that apprenticeships are for people of all ages.