John is a technology leader delivering winning strategies and solutions to world class supply chain, technology, manufacturing and retail businesses.
He has worked for Eddie Stobart for over two years and is currently leading a significant IT transformation project to keep the business at the forefront of the logistics and supply chain industry.
John has previously held a number of senior roles, including IT director and Executive Board member at TNT Logistics UK & Ireland, with overall responsibility for technology and systems strategy & delivery.
TNT Logistics became Ceva Logistics in 2006 and John’s roles included CIO Northern Europe and senior vice president, global solutions, with global responsibility for innovation, product development, programme delivery and full product life-cycle management.
John will be talking about how IT investment is helping them to continue to grow, despite challenging markets. There is a lot of speculation about how technology will change the future of the logistics sector, with everything from blimp warehouses to drone delivery to driverless vehicles. John will explore what the Eddie Stobart of the future might look like and get the audience involved in the discussion.