Jerry Kane has been appointed as Commercial Director at the Freight Transport Association (FTA), the UK’s leading association representing the interests of the UK logistics sector.
A former sales director for some of the freight industry’s leading operators, including DHL, Yodel and Eddie Stobart, Kane has over 25 years of commercial experience in the logistics services, parcel and software markets, including time spent running his own consultancy and is relishing the opportunities which his new role presents:
"FTA is recognised as the voice for the UK logistics sector, and has an excellent track record in delivering tangible benefits to its members,” he says. “It is a privilege to be given this opportunity and I am very much looking forward to joining the management team at such a crucial time in FTA’s development.”
David Wells, CEO of FTA is delighted to welcome him to the executive team:
“Jerry brings a wealth of experience, knowledge and contacts to FTA as we embark on a new phase for the business. His energy and enthusiasm for the sector will help us to develop the commercial capability of the business and help to ensure that logistics continues to grow and flourish in uncertain trading times, as Brexit approaches. We look forward to his contribution to the next stage in FTA’s development.”
Kane will be based at the organisation’s Leamington Spa offices.
FTA host a series of seminars at Multimodal and are exhibiting on stand 4110