CEVA appoints Izaskun Barquin as Business Development Director in Iberia

Madrid, Spain, 16 April, 2012 – CEVA Logistics, a leading global supply chain management company, has appointed Izaskun Barquin as Business Development Director for CEVA in Spain and Portugal. Izaskun will be responsible for implementing CEVA’s Business Development strategy for both countries, reporting to Marco Galbusera, Managing Director of CEVA in Iberia.Izaskun has extensive experience in logistics, beginning her career 10 years ago with Exel, where she held various roles in the Automotive sector for six years. Izaskun continued her career as Healthcare Business Development Manager EMEA at DHL Supply Chain and joined CEVA in 2008 as Business Development Manager for the Consumer and Retail and Healthcare sectors. In 2010, Izaskun was appointed Global Key Account Manager for some of the most important global customers in the Consumer and Retail sector.

Marco Galbusera, Managing Director, CEVA in Iberia, said: “We are delighted to appoint Izaskun as Business Development Director. Her professional career and solid experience in the logistics sector, as well as her knowledge of our business, will be crucial to continue reinforcing CEVA’s position as an integrated supply chain provider in Spain and Portugal. We believe that Izaskun’s professionalism and strong leadership will support CEVA’s growth strategy and expansion goals.”

Izaskun obtained a BA International Management at the Franklin College of Switzerland and holds a Masters in Marketing and Commercial Management obtained at ESIC Business & Marketing School.

Izaskun replaces Antonio Fondevilla, who has been recently promoted to the position of Vice President Global Key Account Management, reporting directly to CEVA’s Chief Commercial Officer, Inna Kuznetsova.

For more information contact:

Ana Tardío
Marketing and Communications Manager
+ 34 91 334 31 54
ana.tardio@cevalogistics.com

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CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading non-asset based supply chain management companies, designs and implements industry leading solutions for large and medium-size national and multinational companies. Approximately 51,000 employees are dedicated to delivering effective and robust supply chain solutions across a variety of sectors and CEVA applies its operational expertise to provide best-in-class services across its integrated network, with a presence in over 170 countries. For the year ending 31 December 2011, the Group reported revenues of €6.9 billion. For more information, please visit www.cevalogistics.com