XPO Logistics, a leading global provider of transport and logistics solutions, has announced the appointment of Luis Miguel Jiménez as senior business development director, supply chain logistics – Iberia. Jiménez will be responsible for driving XPO's logistics business growth in Spain and Portugal, including the management of strategy, sales and long-term customer partnerships. He will report directly to Rui Marques, managing director, supply chain logistics – Iberia, and will serve on the company's executive committee.
Jiménez has an extensive management background that spans more than 16 years in sales, operations and finance with Adecco, a global leader in talent solutions. Prior to joining XPO, Jiménez served in senior roles with Adecco in Spain, including head of development for business process outsourcing and sales director for the outsourcing division. He holds a degree in economics and business administration from Complutense University of Madrid and an MBA degree in strategy, finance, marketing and human resources from INSEAD in France.
Rui Marques said: "We are delighted to welcome Luis to our team. He has deep experience in business development and a specialisation in outsourcing solutions. Luis will be a great asset to our company as we increase our presence in e-commerce fulfilment, where we have a leading position, and expand our portfolio in the consumer goods, industrial goods and temperature-controlled sectors.”