Chris Mitchell, formerly Director of Global Specialized Solutions in Asia Pacific at Crane Worldwide has been promoted to Vice President, Global Specialized Solutions based in Singapore; with global focus and travel.
Originating from the UK, Mitchell has been based in Asia since 1998. Having established an overseas licensed DG transport & distribution business in China with tank container operator Hoyer, he then joined Exel in Hong Kong in 2001. Since then he has been involved in the development & execution of projects primarily in Energy, Industrial, Oil & Gas and Infrastructure verticals with a number of global logistics players, including DHL and UTi.
Mitchell joined Crane Worldwide in September 2011 as a Director for Energy & EPC in Asia Pacific and since 2015 has been Regional Director for Asia for the Global Specialized
As the Vice President, Global Specialized Solutions, Mitchell will be the internal subject matter expert to all industries for projects, out of gauge and heavylift shipments including vessel agency, husbandry and marine services.
“Chris Mitchell has driven growth in our company over the past six years managing large and complex projects throughout the Asia Pacific region. Chris will add leadership and support in his new role with a technical and engineered approach and there is no doubt that Chris will continue to broaden our solution offerings with his leadership.” Comments Tim Zubradt, Chief Sales Officer at Crane Worldwide. ‘Crane Worldwide will continue to be client advocates in the global specialized services vertical.