October 23 - Effective November 7, 2017, Martin Ticks will take on the role of ceo of Birsfelden, Switzerland-based Birsterminal.

Acting ceo Rolf Vogt will take over as chairman of the board, replacing James Roth who will continue as vice-chairman.

Ticks has 22 years of experience in port logistics and inland shipping, most recently as coo and member of the board of Ultra-Brag, which is also located at the Port of Switzerland.