GAC names key officials in Dubai
Dubai, September 19, 2011
GAC, a global provider of shipping, logistics and marine services, has announced two key management appointments in Dubai for its group and local operations.
GAC’s Group sales director Stuart Bowie has taken over as the managing director for GAC Dubai where he will be responsible for the profitable management of GAC’s single largest operation.
With three decades of experience in the logistics and shipping business, Bowie brings in-depth experience across the Middle East, Europe and Asia to his new role.
Gurumurthi Shankar replaces Bowie as the GAC Group sales director. Based in the corporate headquarters in Jebel Ali, he will work closely with all regions to ensure that everything from strategy, account management, manpower, training and resources are in place for the Group to achieve its sales goals.
Prior to this appointment, he served as regional business development manager for Asia Pacific where he was instrumental in setting up GAC’s 3PL operations across Asia.
“The appointment of Shankar and Bowie marks GAC’s commitment to placing people with strong international management expertise in key posts at Group, regional or local level,” said Jan Farnelid, Group vice president, Human Resources. – TradeArabia News Service