John has over 48 years in the global logistics industry. He has travelled the world some 20 times, he has lived and worked in Canada/USA as well as travelling extensively in Asia and now resides in both UK and USA. He is 37 years married with 2 daughters who call New York their home.
John’s education was at private schools in UK and over the years he has gained a Professional Logistic P.Log degree for his expertise in logistics. He has sat on many boards including IATA Working Groups and was Chair of Airfreight and subsequently President of Canadian International Freight Association CIFFA.
John’s career experience started in 1968 at London Heathrow Airport with the arrival of the 1st PanAm jumbo jet landed. He has since worked for Danzas and Fritz Companies. He established his own freight forwarding company in Canada in 1999 and subsequently expanded to UK and USA and a global network of partner agents. John was part of the dotcom boom and bust with From2.com which was the launch of global ecommerce and where he developed a passion for e-commerce. He set up the Global Shipping Program for eBay.
His specialty has always been focused on developing 3PL e-logistics solutions for clients by providing global door to door transportation, including customs formalities and returns management and is credited with launching many e-commerce companies.
John has been a guest speaker at many transport related forums both in North America and Europe as well as Latin America. His knowledge and expertise is recognized worldwide as an authority on air cargo, supply chain e-commerce logistics and global customs formalities.