WILMINGTON, Del.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Gulftainer, father or mother firm of GT USA, which operates the Port of Wilmington and Port Canaveral, has appointed Javier Echeverria as its new Chief Monetary Officer (CFO). The recruitment of Javier is a subsequent step in direction of the continued development and worldwide enlargement of UAE-headquartered Gulftainer, one of many world’s main privately owned unbiased port operators.
In his earlier position, Javier served as Regional Finance Supervisor of the Euromed & Americas Area for the Singaporean firm PSA, based mostly out of Antwerp, Belgium. He managed a multi-billion enterprise driving its financing technique and efficiency since 2019, with a portfolio of belongings spanning throughout 11 international locations together with the USA. Javier joined PSA in 2014 as Regional Head of Finance for the LatAm Area based mostly in Panama. He’s a pacesetter with a observe document of delivering worthwhile development for provide chain corporations. He holds enterprise levels from INSEAD and IESE Enterprise Faculty.
Charles Menkhorst, CEO of Gulftainer, stated, “Javier is a confirmed chief in finance with a superior observe document of delivering outcomes and creating worth. After a rigorous world search course of, I’m excited to welcome him to the Gulftainer group. Javier is a high-impact government who brings a compelling mix of strategic and capital allocation self-discipline, well-honed working abilities, and transformational management skills. He might be a robust companion as we handle by means of the present financial challenges and enhance our working outcomes to place Gulftainer for sustainable, long-term worth creation for our prospects and shareholders.”
“I’m excited to affix Gulftainer, which has a robust repute available in the market for its operational excellence. I sit up for executing the corporate’s priorities, in addition to speed up development and improve worth for shareholders and all stakeholders,” stated Echeverria. “I’m impressed by the workforce’s dedication to strong strategic development whereas positively impacting the world coupled with its dedication to staff and prospects.”
Established in 1976, Gulftainer is a privately owned, unbiased port administration and 3PL logistics firm based mostly within the United Arab Emirates (UAE). For greater than 45 years, it has been delivering a world-class efficiency to its prospects. Its world footprint contains operations within the UAE, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, and the USA.
Gulftainer is worked up to create an open, collaborative platform to guide the port business’s revolution, partaking startups, entrepreneurs, and different stakeholders to create the way forward for the ports and logistics business. For extra info on Gulftainer, go to www.gulftainer.com.