XPO Logistics has introduced that Sandeep Sakharkar (pictured above) will develop into the chief data officer of GXO Logistics, the supposed spin-off of XPO’s logistics section.
Mr Sakharkar at the moment serves as XPO’s senior vp of logistics know-how and can lead GXO’s world methods growth when the logistics section’s know-how organisation transitions to GXO.
HIs 20-year profession spans roles as world vp of core retail and infrastructure with Foot Locker and EMEA director of digital know-how with Johnson & Johnson.
Mario Harik, chief data officer of XPO Logistics, mentioned, “Sandeep has an excellent monitor report of attaining transformational change for world corporations via digitalization and information science.
“Under his leadership, GXO’s technology organisation will have a single-minded focus on realising the company’s full potential as a leader in e-commerce fulfilment and advanced warehouse automation — major tailwinds driving growth in logistics outsourcing.”
The spin-off of GXO is anticipated to happen within the second half of 2021, with GXO changing into a separate, publicly-traded logistics firm, and laying declare to be the second-largest contract logistics supplier on the earth. Its operations at the moment cowl roughly 890 areas in 27 nations.