The United Kingdom Warehousing Association’s CEO Peter Ward has joined the board of the Institute of Export and International Trade (IOE&IT).
Peter Ward said he was delighted to accept the invitation , adding: "It has never been more important for businesses to have access to the kind of support they need to be able to trade internationally with confidence and, by developing closer ties with the IOE&IT, UKWA will be able to provide its members with even better guidance as companies across all industry sectors look to extend their international reach in the post-Brexit world.”
Lesley Batchelor, Director General of the IOE&IT, said: “The Institute is the leading authority in best practice and competence for businesses trading globally and we believe Peter’s experience will be extremely beneficial to us. We are very pleased to have him ‘on board’.”
Peter Ward has more than 30 years’ experience in international transportation, logistics and supply chain management and has held senior positions with Fritz Companies, P&O Nedlloyd Logistics and DP World London Gateway. He joined UKWA as CEO in 2014.
Established in 1935, the IOE&IT offers a range of services designed to support companies involved in importing, exporting and international trade, while UKWA represents over 700 companies operating in the warehousing and logistics sector.
Posted on: November 19th 2018