Chris is a very experienced logistics professional. He has spent over 35 years working at senior levels in the logistics environment in a number of industries. He has been employed both directly and as a consultant at strategic and day to day operational levels, often adopting innovative and successful methods to gain significant improvements. He has implemented significant extents of change achieved through positive leadership of the persons involved.
He has planned, commissioned and operated very large distribution operations. This has involved high throughput warehouses and large vehicle fleets, both own account and contracted, providing highly competitive and cost effective short lead-time service levels to customers throughout the UK. His experience also covers the total Supply Chain operations, from raw materials to finished goods.
He is professionally qualified as a Chartered Fellow of the Institute of Logistics and Transport (FILT). and is currently Chairman of the Yorkshire (North & West) Branch Committee. Additionally, he has served on and led many other national committees associated with the transport and logistics industry