November 21 - GPLN member and project forwarder The Freight Co Ltd, Bangkok has named Alvaro Martinez Guzman as chief representative for The Freight Co Ltd in Vietnam.

Spanish-born Martinez' (pictured below) background is in international relations followed by a masters degree in marketing and sales.

He has spent the last 10 years working for multinational companies in the shipping and freight forwarding industry.

The Freight Co says his specialty is project forwarding including project management, chartering, heavy transports by road and sea working for EPC contractors in several countries in Asia, the Middle East and South America.

As well as being responsible for the Vietnamese market, he will be also working hand in hand with the management in Bangkok to further develop the project business and new products and services in Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar.