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Agility taps Grant Wattman to head project logistics business

HOUSTON, Texas — Global logistics provider Agility has appointed Grant Wattman as president and CEO of its project logistics business.

Wattman has previously worked at CH2M Hill, Panalpina, ABB Lummus Global, GeoLogistics and Fritz Companies. He brings 40 years’ experience in leadership roles for government and commercial entities on large projects in infrastructure, logistics, power, energy, petrochemical, mining, oil and gas upstream, midstream and downstream, according to officials. 

“Agility is strengthening and developing its project logistics business, and Grant will play a major leadership role in this effort,” says Essa Al-Saleh, Agility’s president and CEO of global integrated logistics (GIL). “He will be responsible for developing our renewed strategy, aligning our projects network to this strategy, driving our projects pipeline, ensuring our organization meets the highest operating standards and will also serve on the GIL management board.”

Wattman is chairman of the Exporters Competitive Maritime Council, serves on the board of The Logistics Institute and remains active in several other professional organizations, including the Railway Industrial Clearance Association and Specialized Carriers and Rigging Association.

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