Marc Porta has been named Kerry Logistics managing director for Spain and Portugal, responsible for business development in the two countries.
With 25 years of experience in the transport and logistics industry, Porta held top management positions at well known logistics service providers.
Before joining Kerry Logistics, Porta held the position of managing director at Transcoma Global Logistics Worldwide.
Mathieu Biron, managing director – global freight forwarding at Kerry Logistics says: “We are pleased that Marc Porta joins us as Managing Director in our third largest European country organisation. He is an experienced logistics professional and it is fundamental to our business strategy that we have such a forward-thinking leader for our proven teams in Spain and Portugal to continuously grow our international freight forwarding business and further enhance the service portfolio for our customers.”
With five locations in Madrid, Barcelona, Alicante, Valencia and Porto, Kerry Logistics’ key verticals are the fashion and lifestyle sector, electronics and technology, and fast moving consumer goods.
The service portfolio encompasses a full suite of international freight forwarding solutions and a range of value-added services, offering integrated supply chain solutions from start to finish.
Barcelona-based Porta says: “I look forward to working with such experienced teams, leveraged by a strong global network. We will strive to create additional benefits for our customers by providing them with a wider product portfolio. Focussing on outstanding customer service, the reputation of Kerry Logistics in Spain and Portugal is already excellent, and we will continuously improve it.”