Promotions at ACL Airshop

By Damian Brett

ULD firm ACL Airshop has promoted four key executives to senior leadership positions.

Jos Jacobsen has been promoted to managing director and chief operating officer for eastern hemisphere operations and global leasing.

Jacobsen has over 17 years with the company and is also a board member of the industry association ULD Care.

Wes Tucker has been promoted to executive vice president and chief operating officer for western hemisphere operations and Manufacturing.

Tucker has over 16 years with the company, and recently oversaw the construction of ACL Airshop’s ultra-modern new cargo products factory in South Carolina.

Mattijs Farber has obtained the position of group controller.

Farber has over 10 years with the company, and has risen in the global finance organisation with progressive levels of responsibility, most recently as international controller.

The company’s financial network worldwide will now report through Farber for all accounting and finance activities, reports, audits.

Finally, Harold Elfring has become director of technology and IT system. 

Elfring has been working with the Company for 14 years in a consulting role, leading new innovations such as proprietary ULD Control logistics programme, the new FindMyULD App, and Bluetooth tracking & tracing. He holds a Ph.D. in computer sciences.

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Damian Brett

Damian Brett
I have been writing about the freight and logistics industry since 2007 when I joined International Freighting Weekly to cover the shipping sector. After a stint in PR, I have gone on to work for Containerisation International and Lloyds List - where I was editor of container shipping - before joining Air Cargo News in 2015. Contact me on [email protected]