Georges Azevedo has been appointed Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at Geodis Wilson and will join the Board of Management of Geodis Wilson, the Freight Forwarding Division of Geodis.
Paris, 16th September 2013 - Georges Azevedo, aged 43, graduated with a degree in Accounting and Finance (DESCF) from Paris-Dauphine and has an MBA from HEC business school. He began his career at AT Kearney and has been with the Geodis Group since 2005. Since joining the Geodis Group, he has held various positions in Finance, previously being Finance Director for the Industrial Project division of Geodis Wilson.
Geodis: a transport and logistics expert – www.geodis.com
A logistics provider and wholly-owned subsidiary of SNCF Group, Geodis is a European company with a worldwide scope, ranking number four in its field in Europe. The Group's ability to break through the constraints of logistics and to coordinate all or part of the logistics chain (air and sea freight forwarding, groupage, express, contract logistics, transport of part and full truck loads, reverse logistics, supply chain coordination and optimisation) enables it to be its customers' growth partner and provide them with solutions tailored to optimising their material and information flows. Across a presence in 66 countries, the Group's 32,100 employees aim at continuously improving their own and their clients' performance. Geodis reported revenues of €7.1 billion in 2012.