Freight transportation services provider XPO Logistics has appointed Andrew Turner to lead its commercial organization in the UK and Ireland.
Turner has more than 20 years of experience in transportation and logistics, including a decade of senior business development roles. Prior to his current position, he served as head of development for Wincanton and Yodel Delivery Network. He was instrumental in XPO’s strategic expansion in the UK e-commerce and direct-to-consumer digital sectors. He holds a degree in business economics and European studies from Manchester Metropolitan University in the UK.
Turner will report to Dan Myers, managing director for the region. Myers said, “Andrew is taking over the leadership of a highly successful team, where his strong industry background will drive our further development in multichannel distribution, retail replenishment, national transport management and final-mile delivery. Andrew understands the importance of working in partnership with customers and delivering innovative solutions that support their needs over the long term.”