Llanelli-based Owens Group has restructured its senior leadership team. MD Huw Owen has taken up the new role of group chairman and appointed his eldest son Ian as his successor. Ian has worked in virtually all areas of the business, the company said, but most recently as group operations director. Reporting to Ian and making up the rest of the team are Doug Jeffery, newly appointed group operations director, and Gavin Walker, group finance director. Commercial director Eurof Owen will […]
GreenWhitestar Acquisitions (GWSA), the holding company for Eddie Stobart Limited (ESL), has given a positive trading update for the first half of the 2020 financial year.
Last month MT exclusively revealed that Yodel chief executive Jonathan Smith is to leave the parcels firm after two years in charge of the combined DHL Express Domestic UK and HDNL (not to mention 18 months in charge of the DHL business alone). Smith’s CV shows more than 20 years’ experience in parcels, including a spell as chief executive of City Link – before its problematic take-over of Target Express – and a regional director role at British Rail’s parcels […]