Wed 24th Jan 2018
DSV on the road, air and sea with NI Chamber
Pictured are Simon Lawson (Director Regional Operations for the Air and Sea Division); Ann McGregor (Chief Executive of NI Chamber); Marshall Boyd (Senior Key Account Manager – Northern Ireland) and Gerry Murphy (General Manager at DSV).
Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NI Chamber) is delighted to announce transport and logistics giant DSV as its newest patron.
Having been in the Northern Ireland marketplace since 2010, the organisation comprises three divisions – DSV Road, DSV Air & Sea and DSV Solutions.
The company’s Air and Sea service manages all import and export shipments by air or sea, from parcels up to large equipment not suitable for container with the help of 1000 offices in more than 80 countries. The company also operates by road, with traffic hubs strategically located all over Europe and 17,000 trucks on the road every day – with DSV Road having more than 200 terminals and 300 offices in Europe. The company’s third division – DSV Solutions – offers warehousing facilities worldwide and specialise in logistics solutions, distribution, packing, freight management, customs clearance, e-commerce and e-business support.
At present the company employs 65 people at its facility at the Dargan Road in Belfast.
Commenting on the partnership, Ann McGregor, Chief Executive at NI Chamber, said:
“NI Chamber is delighted to welcome DSV as our newest Patron. DSV recognises the valuable brand exposure that patronage status of NI Chamber brings and we are looking forward to assisting them in communicating their first-class services to businesses in Northern Ireland and linking them to further opportunities in their specialised area of work.”
Commenting on the patronage, Marshall Boyd, Senior Key Account Manager – Northern Ireland at DSV, said:
“Becoming a patron of Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and Industry underlines our commitment to businesses in the region. We already work closely with a large number of Northern Ireland businesses in order to help their goods travel domestically, throughout Europe and across the world by air and sea. As a patron of NI Chamber, we look forward to benefiting from the range of major profile raising opportunities and networking that the partnership will bring.”
The NI Chamber patronage scheme is limited to 12 companies, which sees DSV join current NI Chamber patrons Agnew Corporate; Caterpillar; Danske Bank; fonaCAB; Grafton Recruitment; Investec Wealth and Investment; Moy Park; Pinsent Mason; Power NI; Ulster Bank and the Ulster University Business School.