SANTANDER, SPAIN – March 6 2018 – XPO Logistics, a leading global provider of transport and logistics solutions, today announced the appointment of Massimo Marsili as managing director of its transport business in Spain, Portugal and Morocco. Marsili has responsibility for the company’s transport operations and business development strategy in Iberia, reporting to Luis Gómez, managing director of transport at XPO Logistics Europe.
Marsili brings 18 years of experienced leadership with global companies, and a strong background in business development, sales, marketing, finance and international operations. Previously, during his work with Avis Budget Group, he successively served as managing director of the Western Region, director of the international mobility service, and EMEA president. He started his career at General Motors and General Electric.
Marsili holds a degree in business and economics from the Università degli Studi di Roma “La Sapienza”. Additionally, he completed courses at Stanford University and Harvard Business School in the United States on the subjects of business strategy and leadership in supply chains, organizational agility and digital and social network strategy.
Gómez said, "Massimo’s experience in multinational operations is a perfect fit with our company’s culture. He is a seasoned executive who will instill our vision throughout our Iberian operations. I look forward to working with Massimo and his talented XPO teams to support our company’s growth in our fourth largest global market.”
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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