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Changes at Agility GIL

Essa Al-Saleh, ceo of Agility’s Global Integrated Logistics (GIL) business unit, will step down on May 1, 2020. He will be succeeded by Chris Price.

Al-Saleh, who spent 13 years in the role and 22 years with Agility, leaves the company to pursue personal interests, but will continue to offer advisory support.

Price currently heads Agility’s Asia Pacific logistics business and has been with the company for 36 years. Before becoming regional ceo for Asia, Price served in multiple leadership roles, including ceo Netherlands, ceo for the UK and Ireland, and ceo for Northern Europe, which included the Nordic countries.

Soren Poulsen, currently head of Agility GIL North Asia, will succeed Price as regional ceo for Asia-Pacific. Poulsen joined Agility in 2014 as ceo Greater China, and later assumed the role of area ceo for North Asia which includes Japan, Korea and Taiwan. 

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Digitalisation: solving one problem at a time 

May 26 - The life of a project logistician can be dominated by spreadsheets. Could new software and technologies help to streamline process and boost productivity? Chris Lewis reports. 
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Järvinen departs Nurminen

May 25 - Mikko Järvinen has stepped down as senior vice president sales at Nurminen Logistics.
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