Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime services provider, has appointed Tim Cahill to a new role as Vice President Bulk Commodity Business Development, to target future growth in cargo services.
Reporting directly to Claus Hyldager, Chief Executive Officer, Tim Cahill will develop ISS’ strategy and delivery of cargo solutions, enhance port agency sales in the bulk sector and identify additional business opportunities. He will be based in Florida, North America.
Tim comes to the role with over thirty years’ experience in business development, operating at a global level in the bulk commodity sector and marine industries. He has extensive knowledge of commodity origination, transportation management and quality control and has recently worked closely with coal and cement companies to evaluate supply chain and export/import alternative multimodal transportation strategies.
He was the founder and former CEO of Coal Export Services International (CESI), now a subsidiary of ISS, which offers a wide range of consulting and field services to coal and petroleum coke producers across the globe.
Said Claus Hyldager, Chief Executive Officer, ISS: “This newly created role is an important appointment for ISS as we look to expand our cargo services and port agency in the bulk sector. Tim’s wealth of knowledge and experience will help to drive forward our ambitious plans for cargo solutions.”
Inchcape Shipping Services is the world’s leading maritime services provider. With 293 proprietary offices in 65 countries, and a workforce of over 3, 820, the company’s diverse global customer base now includes owners and charterers in the oil, cruise, container and bulk commodity sectors as well as naval, government and inter-governmental organisations.
ISS provides landside commercial and humanitarian logistics, transit, offshore support, informational and other associated marine services. The company also provides a growing range of outsourcing services including global crew and marine spares logistics; port hub agency management; and sophisticated Enterprise Resource Planning solutions through its subsidiary ShipNet. Inchcape Shipping Services – A World of Local Expertise