Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world-leading marine, cargo and supply chain solutions provider, has expanded its operations in North & Central America with the opening of a new office in Anchorage, Alaska.
The new office will give ISS a physical presence in this strategically important area of Alaska, with the team focusing on offshore logistics in support of the regional oil and gas industry.
Jessica Davis has been appointed as Port Manager for the Anchorage office. With 12 years’ experience in the shipping industry, Jessica previously worked in Dutch Harbor, Alaska.
Comments Tod Gannett, VP West USA/Canada Alaska & Hawaii: “The opening of this office will allow us to much better serve our current client base, as well as explore new business opportunities in the region.”
Matt Lee, General Manager Seattle & Alaska, added: “We are pleased to welcome Jessica, who will be managing ISS Anchorage as the gateway to Alaskan ports. She will play a key role in growing ISS’ presence in Anchorage, a key hub and pipeline to remote ports in Alaska as well as our Dutch Harbor satellite office.”
Inchcape Shipping Services is the world’s leading maritime services provider. With some 300 proprietary offices in 67 countries, and a workforce of over 4, 000 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 maritime 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.
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