May 18 - Ceva Logistics has named Alain Souto as vice president, global contract logistics - aerospace sector operations.

Souto joins Ceva from Kuehne + Nagel, where he served as director of industry and aerospace logistics. Prior to that he held management positions at Christian Salvesen and Hays Logistics.

Based in Madrid, Souto will report to Ceva's chief operating officer, contract logistics, Brett Bissell. He will be responsible for the standardisation of Ceva's existing aerospace operations, as well as developing growth and improvement strategies for the sector.