Logistics Executive Group announced today, the launch of its newest office in Auckland, New Zealand, led by our newest global team member Mr. Trevor Barrett.“I’m excited to join the Logistics Executive team and looking forward to helping our customers grow their business and being able to advise from a local perspective. The values & vision connect with my aspirations to help businesses grow and get value for money plus have long term relationships with customers,” said Barrett.
New Zealand has always been close to our hearts & being able to open and expand into New Zealand is a great way to increase our competency and have a true APAC offering.Kim Winter, Founder and CEO of Logistics Executive Group, noted that “the combined resources and expertise of both parties in establishing this partnership has obvious synergies including expanding the Corporate Advisory, Consulting, M&A, Executive Search, Supply Chain Media and Events portfolios.”He went on to say “with more than 100 years combined senior executive experience between the owners and a dedicated team of recognised industry specialists, we have been able to offer an unmatched source of hands- on corporate experience to the markets in which we are represented.
Our long-term customer relationships have placed us in good stead and underpin our continued growth, through events such as the GFC and now, through the pandemic. We continue to support organisations as they navigate the ‘New Norm’ and value those long-standing relationships.”“Being able to leverage enhanced resources will provide our customers with significantly broadened service options. We see many opportunities and business challenges for our customers, such as Business Transformation, M&A, Executive Search and Executive Coaching,” said Mr. Winter.Commenting on the milestone, Mr. Darryl Judd, Logistics Executive Group COO and MD, Corporate Advisory and M&A noted that “increasingly firms all around the world are seeking diversified pathways to grow and support their businesses, assets and people towards emerging from recent events into a changed world driven by increased digitalisation, consumer led markets and more complex global supply chains.
The opening of the New Zealand office will enable us to work comprehensively and seamlessly across markets to tackle and succeed with these challenges.”“New Zealand has grown massively over the last 5 years and the opportunities for SME & larger organisations have only increased. Having local presence, it is an honor and privilege to represent the Logistics Executive team on the ground” said Mr. Barrett. “I had been following the group for many years and always wanted to work with this team and finally got the opportunity and I am ready for the next stage of growth,” he noted…
Mr. Barrett is a career supply chain and logistics professional commencing in the South African Defence Force proudly serving in land and maritime technical postings followed by senior private sector roles encompassing technology, logistics, sales and operations with tier 1 MNCs. He has held senior country level executive positions with Tier 1 global logistics organisations, possesses an extensive operational background with experience across all facets of supply chain and logistics operations having also held senior positions with global brands operating in 4PL/3PL. As an accomplished consulting and corporate advisory specialist he has hands-on skills from operational warehouse floor planning through to financial analysis and logistics and supply chain contract, Tender and RF design, deployment and execution.
Founded in 1999, Logistics Executive Group is an international corporate advisory and executive search group focused on the logistics and supply chain industry. Acknowledged as an industry leader, Logistics Executive Group provides a suite of whole-of-lifecycle business services across offices in Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong, China, India, Dubai, Kenya, Russia Europe and now Saudi Arabia, delivering an integrated business approach linking Business Performance to sustainable outcomes. Logistics Executive Group Supply Chain Performance Group brings together the world’s leading Supply Chain Practitioners to provide a suite of powerful supply chain execution assets to helping businesses find and forge their path to high performance. Focused on executing lasting beneficial change, the organisation helps organisations to work smarter and grow faster, whilst building effective organisations that can innovate, grow, reduce costs, and manage risk. Logistics Executive Group is a single source for leadership development, talent & recruitment services, and business consulting to empower businesses and leaders to reach their goals. Partnered with a wide range of clients including; multinational corporations, entrepreneurial businesses, private equity firms, promoter owned companies, and non-profit organizations, the company offers a full suite of solutions that are designed and executed to position organisation who are seeking growth and overall improved performance. Service pillars include; Corporate Advisory & Business Performance Consulting, Mergers & Acquisitions, Trade Facilitation and Ventures, Executive Search & Leadership Development and Media Production. Mergers, Acquisitions & Merger Integration StrategyComplexity and change are a constant in today’s environment. Smart, agile companies must navigate changes, while sustaining growth and improving operational effectiveness. Logistics Executive Group Corporate Advisory and Consulting Group is a leading boutique provider of performance and outcome-driven consulting services. Logistics Executive Group Mergers and Acquisitions services combine our deep market and industry expertise in strategy and corporate restructuring to assist you to create and execute robust M&A, alliances, integration, and divestment strategies while mitigating risk. Across our global offices, we provide a suite of mergers, acquisitions, and merger integration services that can help companies capitalise on today’s opportunities and position themselves for high performance. With a focus on mid-market transactions, our experienced Principals deliver an integrated business approach linking Business Performance to sustainable outcomes and have a depth of advisory expertise and corporate experience to address a range of circumstances.