Wincanton appoints CIO
Richard Gifford has been recruited as chief information officer (CIO) of Wincanton, a major British logistics company. The appointment supports the continued growth of the business.
Based at the company’s head office in Chippenham (UK), Gifford is responsible for driving the IT and digitised strategy of the business whilst also ensuring that IT continues to support Wincanton’s growth and operational requirements.
He joins the logistics provider from his most recent role with Carillion where he was CIO of its construction services and group business units. At earlier stages in his career, he held senior IT positions in other large public limited companies and public sector organisations. (ah)