The Latest Movers and Shakers in the World of Supply Chain

People Moves
Supply Chain Digital takes a look at the leaders and executives who have been on the move in recent weeks

1. Aaron Scott

Job From: EVP – Contract Logistics Europe at DB Schenker

Job To: CEO UK&I at DB Schenker

Aaron Scott

 “I’m committed to ensuring a seamless transition and continuing the strong culture of passion, energy and customer-centric focus”

DB Schenker has appointed Aaron Scott to the role of CEO for its UK & Ireland cluster. Aaron joined the company in 2021 and has been serving as EVP for Contract Logistics in the European region. He brings a wealth of experience to his new role having spent more than 28 years in international logistics and 3PL supply chain operations. Over the years, Aaron has spent time living and working in the US, Germany and the Netherlands, and has a strong track record when it comes to leading and directing operational and cross-functional teams to deliver commercial value.

2. Michael Raphael

Job From: Global Head of Sourcing Solutions Development & Operations at JLL

Job To: Chief Procurement Officer at JLL

Michael Raphael

JLL has promoted Michael Raphael to the role of CPO. He will lead procurement activities globally and manage annual procurement spend for JLL, while also looking after the procurement of goods and services on behalf of clients. Michael previously served as JLL's Global Head of Sourcing Solutions Development & Operations.

3. Simon Hutchings

Job From: Strategy Director, UK at Leidos

Job To: VP Logistics & Mission Support Division, UK & Europe at Leidos

Leidos has appointed Simon Hutchings as VP Logistics & Mission Support Division for the UK and Europe at Leidos. He had, for eight months, served as Director of Strategy for Leidos UK. Previously, as Director of Joint Support with the Ministry of Defence, Hutchings was responsible for the end-to-end supply chain, strategic movements and more.

4. Markus Kessler 

Job From: Country Manager Switzerland Austria

Job To: Managing Director UK, Ireland and Nordics at UPS

Markus Kessler

Markus Kessler has been appointed as the country cluster manager for UPS with responsibility for the UK, Ireland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland and Iceland. He takes responsibility for overseeing small package operations and driving business development and strategy throughout this vital region. 



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