UTi's APAC region under new command
Service provider UTi Worldwide Inc has appointed Ditlev Blicher to the role of president, Asia-Pacific, effective 8 July. Blicher succeeds Brian Dangerfield, APAC president since 2010, who is leaving the company for personal reasons. Previously, Blicher was executive vice-president, group operations for Ceva Logistics, where he oversaw more than 1,000 facilities worldwide. Prior to that role, Blicher spent almost ten years in Shanghai as executive vice-president North Asia, overseeing China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, South Korea, and Japan, as well as several joint ventures. In his new position, he will be domiciled in Shanghai (China) and report directly to Ed Feitzinger, executive vice-president global operations.