Gefco has appointed Pavel Ilichev as executive vice president for strategy and finance and member of the management board.
Ilichev, former deputy head of corporate finance at Russian Railways (RZD), is replacing Philippe Cossé who has retired after fifteen years with Gefco.
His task is to pilot the Gefco’s performance and to guide strategic decisions regarding financial matters, such as mergers and acquisitions.
“I am glad to join Gefco, a global player in logistics for manufacturers and the European leader in automotive logistics. Beyond its renowned expertise among global customers, Gefco has a solid financial situation, which puts it in a good position to meet its ambitious growth strategy in an ever challenging sector”, said Ilichev.