The British International Freight Association (BIFA) has elected Mark Bromley (pictured above) as its new national chairman for a two-year period – succeeding Fred Osborn who becomes immediate vice-chairman for a two-year term.
Woodland Group group director and company secretary, John Stubbing was was also elected vice-chairman by the board. Sir Peter Bottomley, MP, remains as BIFA president.
Bromley has been associated with BIFA for many years, working for BIFA Member Allways International Freight Forwarding. He was previously chairman of BIFA’s Surface Policy Group.
BIFA director general, Robert Keen says: “In welcoming Mark and John into their new positions, I wish to express my appreciation for the contribution made by Fred Osborn over the past few years and pleasure that Sir Peter has agreed to continue in office.
“You can see where Mark’s expertise in freight forwarding is, since he represents BIFA at CLECAT as chairman of the Road Institute, as well as attending meetings of the FIATA Working Group Road.
“Mark’s expertise alongside John’s wide ranging experience in helping to run a successful freight forwarding company will ensure that BIFA and its members will benefit greatly from these new appointments.”