Drinks logistics provider DHL Tradeteam has announced the appointment of James Gill as its new managing director.
He will immediately assume the role previously held by Gavin Murdoch, overseeing Tradeteam’s nationwide on-trade and off-trade drinks network. Gill will bring more than fifteen years of experience to his new role and has been with DHL since 2004. He previously held the position of VP finance for the consumer and life sciences UKI and has spend three years on the Tradeteam board.
The announcement follows Murdoch’s appointment this week as president and representative director of DHL Supply Chain, Japan.
Gill said: “I’m delighted to be taking over the reins from Gavin, who has done an excellent job over the past five years, leaving the business in good shape.” “These are interesting times for the drinks industry and I am looking forward to building on the successes of the last few years, focusing in particular on enhancing our service offering, bringing innovation to the market place and ensuring Tradeteam remains a great place to work”.
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