July 23 - UTi Worldwide has appointed Naran Andreyev as senior manager of trade services for the company's Asia-Pacific region.

Andreyev will focus on developing the region's trade services, Customs brokerage, compliance and regulatory management, said UTi president for the Asia-Pacific region, Ditlev Blicher.

Andreyev, who previously held the role of managing director at a logistics and forwarding company in China, will be based in Shanghai and report directly to Blicher.