XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), l'un des principaux fournisseurs mondiaux de solutions de transport et de logistique, a annoncé aujourd'hui que Sandeep Sakharkar deviendra CIO de GXO Logistics, Inc.le projet de scission du segment logistique de XPO. Sandeep Sakharkar occupe actuellement le poste de senior vice president – logistics technology de XPO. Il dirigera le développement des systèmes de GXO au niveau mondial lorsque l'organisation technologique du segment logistique transitionnera vers GXO.
Au cours de ses 20 ans de carrière, Sandeep Sakharkar a notamment occupé les postes de global vice president - core retail and infrastructure chez Foot Locker, Inc. et de directeur EMEA de la technologie numérique chez Johnson & Johnson. Auparavant, il a occupé le poste de directeur informatique de Johnson & Johnson pour la région Asie-Pacifique et celui de chef de service chez Cognizant Technology Services en Europe. Il est titulaire d'un certificat d'études supérieures en management de la Warwick Business School de l'université de Warwick, au Royaume-Uni.
Mario Harik, chief information officer, XPO Logistics, a déclaré : « Sandeep a une expérience remarquable dans la conduite de changements structurels pour des entreprises mondiales grâce aux technologies numériques et à la science des données. Sous sa direction, les efforts de l'organisation technologique de GXO viseront à réaliser le plein potentiel de l’entreprise en tant que leader de la logistique e-commerce et de l'automatisation avancée, qui sont les principaux moteurs de la croissance de l'externalisation de la logistique ».
Comme annoncé précédemment, XPO prévoit la scission de son activité logistique au cours du second semestre 2021, GXO devenant alors une société de logistique cotée indépendante. GXO sera le deuxième plus grand prestataire de logistique contractuelle au monde, avec une offre incluant une technologie avancée, des capacités de pointe dans le domaine du e-commerce, de l'alimentation et des boissons, de l’électronique grand public, de l’industrie, de la reverse logistics et autres secteurs clés. Les opérations logistiques comptent actuellement environ 890 sites dans 27 pays.
XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) is a top ten global logistics provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. The company operates as a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets in 30 countries, with 1,629 locations and more than 100,000 employees. XPO uses its network to help more than 50,000 customers manage their goods most efficiently throughout their supply chains. XPO’s corporate headquarters are in Greenwich, Conn., USA, and its European headquarters are in Lyon, France. Visit europe.xpo.com, et suivez-nous sur Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram et YouTube.
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