MILAN, ITALY – April 5, 2018 – XPO Logistics, a leading global provider of transport and logistics solutions, has announced the appointment of Alberto Scagnetti as business development director for its supply chain operations in Italy, with responsibility for strategy development and implementation, customer relationship management, marketing and communications. He will report to Ube Gaspari, managing director of supply chain in Italy.
Scagnetti has more than two decades of experience in the logistics industry in Italy, with in-depth knowledge of operations and sales in the automotive, consumer and retail, telecommunications and electronics, manufacturing, publishing, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. He previously worked at Tecnologistica and TNT Logistics. Most recently he was in charge of managing the contract logistics division of CEVA Logistics in Italy, with responsibility for both operations and commercial development. He holds a degree in management and engineering from Politecnico University of Milan.
Gaspari said, “Alberto’s extensive experience in the contracts logistics environment in Italy, as well as his background with global companies, will be a great benefit to our customers in leading the growth of XPO’s business in Italy.”
About XPO Logistics, Inc. and XPO Logistics Europe SA
XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) is a top ten global logistics provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. The company operates as a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets in 34 countries, with over 89,000 employees and 1,431 locations. XPO uses its network to help more than 50,000 customers manage their goods more efficiently throughout their supply chains. The company has two reporting segments: transportation and logistics, and within these segments, its business is well diversified by geographies, verticals and types of service.
XPO's corporate headquarters is in Greenwich, Conn., USA, and its European headquarters is in Lyon, France. The company conducts the majority of its European operations through its subsidiary, XPO Logistics Europe SA, in which it holds an 86.25% controlling interest. The remaining stock is traded as XPO on Euronext Paris - Isin FR0000052870. www.xpo.com
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