One of the world’s leading transport and logistics providers, French-based Geodis recently announced the creation of a new global position for e-commerce, Ashwani Nath will assume the role of Vice-President & Global Head of e-channel solutions.
Under his new tenure, Ashwani Nath will be responsible for building and promoting end-to-end e-commerce omnichannel solutions, gathering all existing physical & digital expertise in the company while reporting to Group CCO, Philippe de Carné.
With the creation of this new position, the Geodis group aims to bolster their position in the ever-growing e-commerce logistics across Europe and throughout the world. Geodis will further develop e-fulfilment infrastructure in warehouses, order management systems for cross-border last mile and customer service for an end to end visibility.
Group CCO, Philippe de Carné said this about the new appointment, “I am confident in Ashwani’s ability to create value for both our customers and our Group by designing innovative global e-commerce solutions. Ash’s deep experience and knowledge of the logistics market make him the real expert to optimize our customers’ supply chains with end-to-end solutions dedicated to the omnichannel e-commerce sector.”
The new appointment is another part of the group’s strategy to evolve the Geodis’ organization by facilitating easier access to the services Geodis provides for their customers.
Starting his career after graduating in economics & management, Ashwani Nath has over 33 years’ experience in the logistics sector. During these years he has held many varying roles including regional & global leadership roles within global logistics companies, based in India, Sri Lanka, Italy, The Netherlands and France. Before taking up this role Mr. Nath was Global Market Line Director – Retail for Geodis.