CEVA Logistics has appointed Fuat Adoran to lead its Balkan, Middle East and Africa cluster, promoting him from managing director of CEVA Turkey.
Adoran will continue to be based in Istanbul and will report to company chief executive officer, Xavier Urbain. He has worked at CEVA since the company was established in Turkey in 2001.
In his new position, Adoran will be responsible for 4,500 staff across nine countries. CEVA is the market leader in Turkey with an excellent footprint across the country in both freight management and contract logistics.
One of Adoran’s primary goals with be share the knowledge and expertise developed there to create solutions for customers in other countries within his cluster. He will intensify the collaboration between countries to provide new and service improvements to customers.
“I see a number of promising business development opportunities for CEVA. This area comprises a diverse group of countries operating in a number of key vertical markets where we have particular expertise which we can capitalise on to drive forward and achieve our goals. Investment in verticals such as our project business in the Middle East will certainly continue,” says Adoran.