March 31 - SEKO Logistics has named Tony Barnes as chief operating officer (coo) Asia Pacific.

As coo Asia Pacific, Barnes will take over the role vacated by James Gagne, who assumed the post of president of SEKO Logistics at the start of 2017.

Barnes, who was previously senior vice president global ocean product development North America at CEVA, will also lead SEKO's Global Ocean Product as senior vice president ocean services. According to SEKO, Barnes has over 25 years of experience in the shipping, freight forwarding and logistics industry.