Crane targets project cargo growth with Liso appointment

Crane Worldwide Logistics has appointed Ivan Liso as director projects, EPC & Marine EMEIA (Europe, Middle East, India and Africa) as the forwarder aims to grow in the region.
Liso will also lead the forwarder’s specialized solutions group for the region, reporting to Joshua van Altena, director of operations EMEIA with functional alignment under Chris Mitchell, vice president of global specialized solutions. 
"Growth in EMEIA has increased significantly year over year and Liso’s new appointment will be critical to this continued growth," the logistics firm said.
"Crane Worldwide Logistics prides itself on establishing growth where clients require service and personalised solutions that facilitate flexible and robust supply chain solutions not only today, but in the future."
Liso has worked in freight forwarding since 1995 and has held the sales and division manager position as part of the Italian Pacorini Forwarding Project Cargo division. The firm was purchased by Crane in 2017.
At Pacorini Forwarding, Liso was responsible for leading the division and managing heavy and oversized cargo, exceptional transport, road surveys, projects and chartering of vessels.
In his new he will be responsible for managing vessel chartering within EMEIA market, supporting pricing & solutions and developing new opportunities in the projects sector.
“We are excited to have Ivan play an even larger role at Crane Worldwide Logistics. Ivan has extensive experience in the shipping and freight industry, which will be a tremendous asset to our valued clients and global team,” said Mitchell. 
Read more air cargo people news
Click here for a free digital subscription

Share this story

Related Topics

Latest people news

Etihad appoints Brun as vice president cargo

Etihad Airways has appointed senior Geodis airfreight specialist Stanislas Brun to the role of vice president cargo. Brun will be…

Read More

Share this story

SmartLynx Airlines appoints new CEO

Fast-growing carrier SmartLynx Airlines has appointed Edvinas Demenius as its new chief executive. Demenius, who replaces Zygimantas Surintas, has been…

Read More

Share this story

Air Partner expands into Nordics with new business development manager

Charter broker Air Partner is expanding to the Nordics region and has appointed Kim Borgaard as head of business development…

Read More

Share this story

Air Cargo News

Air Cargo News
Established in 1983, Air Cargo News is the leading source of news, information, interviews, analyses and reports to the global airfreight industry. Our leading portfolio includes print, digital and events that give businesses in the airfreight industry the ability to connect with decision-makers in this sector.