XPO Logistics ha anunciado la llegada de Angus Tweedie al equipo directivo de GXO Logistics, Inc.ante la escisión prevista del negocio de logística de XPO. Tweedie se incorporará a XPO a lo largo de este mes y será vicepresidente sénior de estrategia de GXO cuando concluya la escisión. Trabajará junto con Mark Manduca, director de inversiones de GXO, y se encargará del análisis de oportunidades de crecimiento para GXO y de comunicar los argumentos de inversión de la compañía a la comunidad global de inversores.
Angus Tweedie ha liderado dos de los mejores equipos de análisis de Europa: el de automóviles en Citigroup y el de viajes y ocio en Bank of America Merrill Lynch. También dirigió el análisis de tecnología, medios y telecomunicaciones de Macquarie Securities Group en Londres. Es licenciado en Historia por la Universidad de Edimburgo (Escocia).
Brad Jacobs, presidente y consejero delegado, ha comentado: “Angus es un avezado analista que ha cosechado grandes éxitos dirigiendo equipos muy resolutivos. Es un profesional pragmático que encajará a la perfección en el extraordinario equipo directivo de GXO”.
Tal como se ha anunciado, XPO tiene previsto completar la escisión de su negocio de logística para formar una compañía independiente que cotice en bolsa en la segunda mitad de 2021. Como segundo mayor proveedor de logística contractual del mundo, GXO estará bien posicionada para capitalizar los tres principales vientos de cola del crecimiento del e-commerce, la demanda de automatización logística por parte de los clientes y la creciente tendencia hacia la externalización de la cadena de suministro. En la actualidad, las operaciones se desarrollan en aproximadamente 885 centros logísticos en 27 países.
Sobre XPO Logistics
XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. The company is the second largest contract logistics provider and the second largest freight broker globally, and a top three less-than-truckload provider in North America. XPO uses a highly integrated network of 1,621 locations in 30 countries to serve more than 50,000 customers. Approximately 140,000 team members, including 108,000 employees and 32,000 temporary workers, help XPO’s customers manage their supply chains most efficiently. The company’s corporate headquarters are in Greenwich, Conn., USA, and its European headquarters are in Lyon, France. Visit xpo.com for more information, and connect with XPO on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram y YouTube.
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