Supply chain solutions provider SBS Worldwide has appointed Richard Perriman to the role ofUKGeneral Manager of Sales.
His appointment comes as SBS Worldwide continues with its global growth strategy to expand in new and existing industry verticals.
Mr. Perriman will work closely with the Business Development team to drive business growth in key markets by selling SBS Worldwide's ability to offer global supply chain solutions tailored to customer's individual requirements.
Steve Walker, SBS Worldwide Group Chairman, said: "Richard has a wealth of industry knowledge and experience, ranging from trade lane development through to managing sales teams.
"He will be a valuable addition to our team and will be working with our customers to optimise their supply chains and increase sales by offering the wide range of services and solutions we have at our disposal."
Mr. Perriman has 25 years' experience in the industry, working for a variety of freight forwarders. Most recently he was Vice President of Trade Lane Development at a leading global logistics company.
Mr. Perriman said: "I'm looking forward to adding my expertise to what is already a strong team and providing customers with the best supply chain services available."
SBS Worldwide offers global freight forwarding and supply chain solutions to clients around the world. It has an established reputation for reliability, innovation and leading-edge solutions, helping to drive costs out of its customers' international supply chains. SBS's consultancy division, Virtualized Logistics, offers clients an in-depth review of their supply chains as well as state of the art visibility systems and management information. A privately-owned British company set up nearly 30 years ago, SBS Worldwide is headquartered in the UK, has offices across the US and China and has partners throughout the world. SBS Worldwide was named Freight Forwarder of the Year at IFW's Freight Industry Awards 2010 and won the BIFA Ocean Freight Award in the same year.
"SBS Worldwide's central tenet is to ensure that its operations provide the highest quality of Freight and Supply Chain services throughout our privately owned company.
"We will ensure that our customers' expectations will be delivered by providing the highest quality of service appropriate for each market segment served through our focused business units.
"We will develop mutually rewarding relationships with our employees, partners and suppliers beyond their expectations.
"Safety and compliance is the first consideration in all our operations.
"All of our corporate activities will be conducted to the highest ethical and professional standards."
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