Chris Mitchell has been promoted at Crane Worldwide Logistics and he will now manage the company’s activities in the Middle East region.

Chris Mitchell

Mitchell joined Crane Worldwide in September 2011 as director for energy and EPC, covering the Asia Pacific region. Since 2017 he has led the company’s global specialised solutions division.

The Middle East region is a growth area for Crane Worldwide Logistics, with significant facility space and freight forwarding activity in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Saudi Arabia. The company plans to expand its activities in the area later this year.

“Chris will add leadership and direction to our Middle East region in the growth years ahead, with his experience leading our global specialised solutions division, his capabilities will drive new opportunities in this important area of expansion for Crane Worldwide,” said Chad Taylor, executive vice president, global operations at Crane Worldwide.

Mitchell will be based in Dubai, UAE.