MOL Liner Ltd. and MOL Asia Ltd. announced the following changes in their senior management:
Richard Hiller, currently the Executive Vice-President of Transpacific trade management at MOL Liner, becomes Chief of Commercial at MOL Liner. At the same time, Rich assumed the role of Deputy Managing Director at MOL Asia, as well as General Manager of Sales and Customer Service to assist Managing Director, Mitsujiro Akasaka of MOL Asia. He will report to Yutaka Hinooka, Chief Operation Officer of MOL Liner and Mitsujiro Akasaka.
Sundeep Sibal, currently Regional Managing Director, Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) South region, becomes Senior Vice-President at MOL Liner, Transpacific trade, and will report to Chief Operation Officer Yutaka Hinooka.
Colin De Souza, currently Senior Vice-President of MOL Europe, Transatlantic and Europe-Africa trade, assumes the role of Regional Managing Director, ASEAN South region. Colin will report to managing director, Mitsujiro Akasaka of MOL Asia.
Johan Van de Peer, currently Assistant Vice-President of MOL Europe, Asia Europe trade, has been promoted to Vice-President at MOL Europe and assumes responsibility for the Transatlantic and Europe-Africa trade.
James Galligan, currently Director at MOL Asia Ltd. has been appointed to the position of Vice-President of MOL Liner and assumes responsibility for Transpacific pricing.
James Boyer has been appointed to the position of Vice-President, refrigerated cargo services, reporting to Sundeep Sibal, Senior Vice-President of MOL Liner, Transpacific trade. James will oversee the refrigerated cargo services for Transpacific, Transatlantic and Latin trades.
Tom Smart has been appointed to the position of Vice-President, Transpacific Export trade management, reporting to Sundeep Sibal, Senior Vice-President of MOL Liner, Transpacific trade.
Toshiya Konishi, Chief Executive Officer, MOL Liner, said, “I am optimistic that these changes will strengthen MOL Liner and MOL Asia into solid organizations, strengthening our commercial portfolio, as well as partnerships, to achieve business process innovations that all customers and employees can further count on‟ .
MOL (Canada) Inc. appoints Mr. Allison Watson as Sales and Customer Service Manager
MOL (Canada) Inc. is pleased to welcome Allison Watson as its new Sales and Customer Service manager, domiciled in Halifax, Nova Scotia. He will report to Tim Harrington, Vice-President, Canada and will focus on Eastern Canada and sales activities for Atlantic Canada supported by colleagues in Mississauga and in Lombard, Illinois, U.S.
Watson joins MOL after 27 years at NYK Line (Canada) where he served as a district manager of sales (6 years) and a district manager responsible for the Halifax branch office (21 years). Watson also spent five years at March Shipping Ltd. as an export coordinator and office manager.