Yusen Logistics UK has named Andy Fitt as its new managing director with immediate effect.
He has worked for the business for more than three years and succeeds Kevin Appleton, who has taken over as chairman.
Mr Fitt (pictured) was previously deputy managing director and, prior to that, business unit director.
He said: “I am excited to take on this responsibility to continue driving Yusen Logistics UK forwards. The UK is a highly competitive and challenging market, with strategic importance for customers in all of our core vertical markets.”
He added: “I look forward to further enhancing our performance and delivering on our mergers and acquisitions strategy, while ensuring business continuity through future challenges.
“As always, we will place customers at the heart of our business.”