Chris Senior takes new operational role at Imperial
Imperial has appointed Chris Senior to the newly-created post of Senior Vice President Operations. He takes up his new position on 1st March 2020.
Based in Zurich and reporting to Imperial Logistics International’s COO Jürgen Mues, Senior will be responsible for further developing Imperial’s operational framework, putting in place the necessary resources to enable its business to grow in all verticals. He will also lead the drive for operational excellence and performance enhancement.
Senior’s varied 21 year logistics career has encompassed global supply chain management, operations management, sales and marketing, performance improvement and cost management. His career has included the post of General Manager of Nissan Europe, where he was responsible for sales and marketing in 30 countries. This was followed by a succession of senior positions at Ceva Logistics, culminating in his appointment as Senior VP, Global Automotive and Industrial Aftermarket Operations. He has worked with a number of major automotive clients.
Says Jürgen Mues: “I am very pleased to have Chris on my team. His wealth of experience on both the demand- and supply side of logistics provides him with invaluable insight to customer expectations, and his many years in the highly-demanding and time-critical automotive sector are a great foundation for managing and developing our operations within all our key verticals.”
Senior holds a BA (Honours) degree in Business studies, and speaks three languages fluently.