Supply chain consultancy Crimson & Co has appointed Jon Gibson as principal. Gibson has more than 20 years of experience in logistics, working for companies such as Carlsberg, Shell, River Island and DHL. He has worked on a range of projects, both on a global and local perspective, to improve logistics operations affecting the supply chain as a whole.
He joins Crimson & Co from Shell, where he was part of the leadership team responsible for managing a transport and storage budget of $1.9bn, across 40 countries. Prior to that, he was distribution director and a member of the executive committee at Carlsberg in the UK.
Crimson managing Director Richard Powell said: “We are forecasting double-digit growth and we’re pleased to be able to bring such an experienced logistics professional with a pragmatic attitude to implementation on board.”