Suttons Group, the leading international logistics and supply chain specialists has appointed Steve Lonsdale as regional director for the Americas.
Moving from his previous role within Suttons as director of network operations, Steve is now based at Suttons’ New Jersey offices and will be responsible for leading the company’s development and broadening the number of services it provides in the Americas.
Steve has more than 25 years’ experience in tank container logistics and supply chain, during which he has held a number of key senior operational and sales focused roles within Suttons.
Managing a large sales and operations team at Suttons’ offices in Iselin New Jersey and their sales office in Houston, Steve is looking to capitalise on the success of the company in the region and build a more customer focused and solutions driven business.
“Suttons has been operating in the Americas for many years and I’m excited to be leading this strong team at such a significant point in its growth.
“I will be looking at all of the markets we operate in and identify how we add value and provide our customers with unique and innovative solutions and reinforce our reputation for customer intimacy and quality of service delivery.”
Graeme Rooney, Suttons International Managing Director said:
“Steve has proved to us time and time again that he has the knowledge and experience to successfully lead a large team of logistics professionals to deliver added value and operational excellence to our customers.
“His background in customer satisfaction and account management combined with a deep understanding of operational processes and efficiency is key to us developing and differentiating our services in the Americas.”
Suttons operates internationally with key business centres in New Jersey, Houston, Chicago, Widnes, Antwerp, Ludwigshafen, Le Havre, Kuantan, Singapore, Shanghai, Tokyo and Khobar.