APM Terminals gets initially Nigeria Handling Director


Alhaji Mohammed Ahmed has actually been selected as the brand-new Handling Director of APM Terminals Nigeria.

In this capability, Ahmed will supervise the operations of the business in Nigeria, Benin Republic and Ivory Coast.

The brand-new APM Terminals Handling Director is a knowledgeable leader with a shown history of providing strong monetary lead to shipping, logistics, maritime, ports, towage, light-offshore and oil & gas services throughout a variety of markets and markets covering Africa, Asia, Middle East and Europe.

” I am thrilled to be back in Nigeria to contribute my quota to the advancement of this excellent nation. Nigeria is a big market with excellent prospective for development.

” We will deal with the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and other federal government companies to rearrange Nigerian ports for optimal efficiency and guarantee performance and timely service shipment to consumers.

” We are likewise dedicated to supporting the Federal Federal government’s export drive to diversify the country’s earnings base and minimize overdependence on oil,” Alhaji Ahmed stated.

Ahmed holds a BSc in Economics & Social Policy, Birkbeck, University of London and causes 20 years of experience into his brand-new function.

Prior to his current visit, Ahmed worked as the Handling Director of Svitzer for Asia, Middle East, Africa and Russia (AMEA) from January 2016 to December 2018, where he monitored the operation of a modern-day fleet of 90 vessels run by over 1,200 extremely trained and expert team and onshore personnel. He likewise had complete obligations for handling the business’s operations in India, Bangladesh, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Bahrain, U.A.E, Sohar (Oman), Muscat (Oman), Angola, Egypt, Morocco and Russia, serving oil and gas majors and port operators.

Alhaji Ahmed had actually previously served in Nigeria as General Supervisor, Commercial Preparation from 2008 to 2010 where he had obligation for trade method, efficiency management, capability, market intelligence, and company advancement, to name a few, in Nigeria, Ghana, Benin, Niger and Togo.

APM Terminals runs among the world’s most thorough port and incorporated inland service networks. With a group of 22,000 market specialists, it runs a network of 76 ports and over 100 inland services places around the world. The business leverages more than a century of market experience to style and construct top quality container terminals, and offer port and inland services for freight handling and transport in between port centers and inland places.