New MD at Consafe Logistics in the Netherlands

Consafe Logistics has recruited Jord Koot as new Managing Director for the Benelux area

Prior to joining Consafe Logistics, in the position of Executive Director at the Logistic Services division of CMA CGM.

“Consafe Logistics is well positioned to develop further market recognition as a leader in logistic solutions. The group is rapidly developing, entering new markets and expanding its portfolio. The ambition is to build a world class logistics group that does not have anything comparable on the market. And as such, I am looking forward to develop and achieve next levels of business success in the Benelux”, says Jord Koot, MD for Consafe Logistics B.V.

In the past 18 years Jord Koot has worked in several leading commercial and management positions in Logistics Service and Logistics IT. In 1988 he started to work as an IT Project Manager with ECT (container stevedoring). In the mid 90-ies Jord Koot set-up a 4PL company, delivering services to companies such as Apple Computer, Tektronix and Stanley Tools. He sold the company in 1999, and understanding the increasing importance of IT in business, he switched to the IT-industry and worked in sales & marketing jobs for Manugistics and Fujitsu Services.

“Although only a short time at Consafe Logistics, I feel that the business, the organisation, and its challenges perfectly fit with my capabilities, experiences and personal goals. I am confident that with our combined experience and expertise in Logistics, IT and Logistics Equipment, we can answer the evolving customer needs for logistic solutions that do make a difference, Jord Koot concludes.

About Consafe Logistics Consafe Logistics is a leading European provider of logistics solutions to customers that use logistics to create a competitive advantage. Our business idea is to make our customers more competitive and profitable through good logistics. Consafe Logistics has a turnover of about 40 MEUR and 270 employees. Consafe Logistics is a strong partner in Supply Chain Execution and offers integrated solutions, standard products and mobile equipment for all industrial environments. We build our business on logistics expertise, IT-systems development and hardware components for the logistics environment. Our product portfolio includes strong brands: Astro WMS, SattStore WMS, Effect Warehouse, Connect and TraffiCom. We support customers in more than 20 countries worldwide from our offices in Sweden, Denmark, Netherlands and United Kingdom. Consafe Logistics is member of the JCE Group of Companies.

For more information, contact:
Consafe Logistics Pernilla Brodd, Marketing– & Information Manager
Phone: +46 (0)46-280 05 51