John Kaare Aune, managing director of Wallem Shipmangement Limited, will act as interim CEO of Wallem Group
following the resignation of Frank Coles.
During his two-and-a-half years at Wallem, Coles initiated many changes aimed at enhancing customer service, obtaining operational efficiencies and improving safety.
Chairman Nigel Hill says: "We would like to thank Frank for his drive and commitment ... The events of the past 12 months have brought the daily lives and work of seafarers into sharp focus and we wish him well in his new endeavours on their behalf. The Wallem team will continue the focus on enhancing our products by the use of technology and providing our partners and clients first class service."
Richardson, TX, United States
has appointed Greg Bennett as its new director of sales.
Bennett, the son and grandson of Indiana farmers, is a veteran equipment expert with more than 25 years of experience leading teams in the equipment dealership and rental software industry. In this new role, he will drive the company's sales strategy, technology partnerships, and growth opportunities.
Bennett began his career with the JLG Caterpillar Alliance and most recently served as VP of sales at Point of Rental, leading the expansive growth to more than 70 countries.
Brisbane, Qld, Australia
has appointed Malcolm Newcombe as national business development manager. Newcombe brings to the role a wealth of experience in the transport/logistics industry having spent 10 years with Krueger Transport Equipment.
With over 15 years' sales experience, Newcombe is a huge asset to the Mobicon team and will be responsible for continued business growth within Australia.