Associated British Ports (ABP) has appointed Paul Reeves as head of commercial for the Southampton region of the UK.

Paul Reeves

Reeves is currently vice president of sales for the UK and Ireland at Wallenius Wilhelmsen. Over his 21 years with the company, he has been responsible for all commercial activity including corporate and key accounts and operational delivery for automotive, bulk project cargo, and high and heavy business streams.

ABP said Reeves brings significant expertise in the wider shipping industry and vehicle logistics to the role, which will be key to supporting existing customers and driving further growth. He takes up his new position in August 2021.