28 September 2017 /// www.id-logistics.com
/// PRESS RELEASE Marco van Walraven appointed ID Logistics Benelux Managing Director Cavaillon, 28 September 2017 – ID Logistics is today announcing the appointment of Marco van Walraven as Managing Director of the Benelux subsidiaries. He will report to Christophe Satin, the Group’s Chief Operating Officer. This appointment is effective 1 September 2017. Marco van Walraven, 45, possesses over 20 years’ experience as a supply chain executive. He began his career in 1997 when he joined Unisys as Inventory Specialist and Project Manager. From there, he joined Adidas as Business Development Manager. He moved on to logistics specialist Menlo Worldwide, working as Logistics Manager from 2003 until 2009, then as General Manager for a global customer covering the Europe region and lastly Director Operations Europe until 2015. In 2016, Marco was named Lean & Continuous Improvement Director Europe at XPO Logistics. At XPO Logistics, Marco oversaw the development and implementation of a European Continuous Improvement strategy as well being responsible for operational recovery of several sites, notably in the retail and e-commerce sector. Marco holds a specialised degree in logistics, a BA in economics as well as an MBA from Western Carolina University (United States). In his new role with ID Logistics, Marco will cover all aspects of business development in the Benelux countries, and he will oversee the Group’s strategy, operations and customer relationships. These responsibilities were previously held by Vincent Fontaine, who, as part of this transition, will accompany Marco on his missions until the end of 2017 before asserting his retirement rights after many years with the Group.
ABOUT ID LOGISTICS ID Logistics is an international contract logistics group, with revenue of €1,070 million in 2016. ID Logistics has more than 275 sites across 16 countries, representing close to 5 million square meters of warehousing facilities in Europe, Latin America, Asia and Africa, and 18,500 employees. With a client portfolio balanced between retail, industry, detail picking and e-commerce sectors, ID Logistics delivers high-tech solutions and is firmly committed to sustainable development. ID Logistics is listed on Compartment B of NYSE Euronext's regulated market in Paris (ISIN Code: FR0010929125). The Group is managed by Eric Hémar. Follow us on LinkedIn.
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