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APL Logistics names new President
Jan. 5, 2022
The KWE Group is pleased to announce that Mr. Thad Bedard has been appointed president of APL Logistics Ltd (APLL) as of January 1, 2022.
KWE management team has been looking for an internal candidate who can deliver strategic approaches based on APLL’s core values to fill this position. We believe that Thad is an outstanding leader in navigating APLL for growth and contributing to KWE Group. We are very fortunate to have Thad as the new president and the leadership transition process has been completed.
Thad has been with APLL for 13 years, starting off as a key account manager. Throughout his career at APLL, he has held roles in commercial management, strategic planning, technology, led and paved the way for the development of data management and analytics solutions.
We would also like to take this opportunity to thank Bill (Mr. William Villalon) for his leadership and mentorship over the last five years. He has succeeded in reshaping the company’s productivity and solidified the overall performance. We wish him all the best in his retirement.
The KWE Group is deepening its sustainable growth strategy to become a Global Logistics Partner for its customers, and APLL has developed its logistics business globally and is playing a role in the Group's business expansion, providing the latest supply chain solutions in the Automotive, Consumer, Industrial, and Retail segments.