May 27 - Yusen Logistics Mexico has appointed Jordan Dewart as its new president.

Most recently serving as vice president of Yusen Logistics Mexico, Dewart succeeds Hiroshi Shimizu, who has been named president of Yusen Logistics India. Dewart will report to Ken Miyoshi, president and ceo of Yusen Logistics (Americas).

In his new role, Dewart will be responsible for Yusen Logistics' overall performance in Mexico, including sales, business development and all corporate functions. He will also oversee the construction of the company's new 55,000 sq ft (5,109 sq m) logistics centre in Baijo.