S2S IMI Group has appointed Alvaro Casas-Cobaleda as Integration and Change Manager for its logistics division. Mr Casas-Cobaleda will be based in Jeddah and will report directly to Martin Lyon, Director of Supply Chain and Logistics.Initially, he will lead the change management and development project for S2S IMI Group client AET, supporting integration of the business as part of the new ULG Third Party Logistics (3PL) business model, with particular responsibility for process and ways of working development, as well as preparation and management of the new SAP ERP implementation. S2S IMI Group Managing Partner Samir Sunbol said: “Mr Casas-Cobaleda is an International Manager with previous experience in general business as well as shipping and logistics.
“His knowledge and experience will prove key to ensuring that we deliver a successful outcome for our KSA (Kingdom of Saudi Arabia) client.” Mr Casas-Cobaleda has a BSC in Business & Economic Administration from the University of Madrid and postgraduate qualifications in International Trade. He has worked in Brazil as a Trade Developer for the Spanish Government and Sales Manager for the Spanish Institute for Foreign Trade. He has also spent time with Maersk Line as an Import and Export Team Leader and Key Client Co-ordinator.
He also worked for two years in Algeria on a major power plant construction, managing logistics and transport.
S2S IMI Group
S2S IMI Group works with business partners and clients on long-term joint ventures that are designed to deliver a platform for sustainable growth. S2S IMI Group and the client will develop partnerships, which are designed to optimize the client’s supply chain by reducing the asset cost and potential risk and implementing complimentary systems to aid future growth. Through its rigorous analysis, industry mapping, business modeling and design of implementation plans, the company is able to provide the optimal route to business efficiency and profitability. S2S IMI Group works with businesses in the Middle East, United States, Europe, Asia and Eastern European countries and has its headquarters in London. S2S IMI Group works to ISO Standards using certified systems fully integrated with SAP ERP System.