13 Nov Kim Winter
Chief Executive Officer
Logistics Executive Group
The founder of the company, Kim is an acknowledged specialist in Executive Recruitment across Logistics and Supply Chain sectors. He has held senior executive positions within international Logistics, Supply Chain and Freight organisations during his 35 year career. Kim often speaks at international conferences / events and regularly contributes thought leadership to industry media. He has been involved in a number of Disaster and Humanitarian Logistics initiatives and is the founder of not for profit organisation www.oasisafrica.net.
A dynamic and engaging senior executive with 35 years leadership experience spanning Corporate Advisory, Executive Coaching, Public Speaking, Search & Recruitment across the Supply Chain, Logistics, FMCG, Retail, Resources, Industrial, Disaster Relief and Humanitarian sectors. Kimble has built an international reputation as the founder (1999) of Logistics Executive Group which delivers Whole of Life Cycle Talent Management including Search & Executive Recruitment, Corporate Advisory, On-Line Education and Executive Coaching / Mentoring.
A regular contributor of thought leadership to industry and media, he is a professional Master of Ceremonies, frequently invited to Chair international events on contemporary / future industry trends and leadership issues.
A hands-on leader working with his teams from the company’s offices in Sydney, Dubai Melbourne, Singapore, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Chennai, Mumbai, Delhi and London, he is a Board member of over a dozen companies throughout APAC, India and the Middle East. A New Zealand citizen, he holds formal resident status in Australia and the United Arab Emirates and is the Australia & New Zealand appointed representative for the UAE Govt owned Jebel Ali Free Zone (JAFZA), one of the world’s largest Economic Free Zones.
An active sportsman, triathlete and ex-professional rugby player, Kimble advisor to charity Boards and Founder / Chairman of successful not for profit humanitarian organization Oasis Africa www.oasisafrica.org.au working with local communities to provide sustainable primary / secondary education, security and holistic support in some of East Africa’s most notorious slums. Kimble is an experienced Executive Performance Coach and holds an MBA and BA – Massey & Victoria Universities (NZ).
Kim Winter will be appearing in the following sessions:
Cold Chain Innovation, Day 1 - 13th February 16:20–16:50, Interactive Panel Discussion
Next Frontier in Cold Chain Logistics and Excellence within Temperature Sensitive Supply Chains – Pharma, Life Sciences, Perishables • In this session…
Rising Opportunities: Regional Economic Transformations and their Potential for GCC Logistics & Supply Chain Industry, Day 1 - 13th February 11:05–11:35, Talk & Panel Interactive Session
The Silk Road, Emerging Africa, Impact of VAT on supply chains, move from oil to services, regional competitiveness, etc.
EXPO 2020, Saudi Vision 2030, Qatar FIFA 2022, Oman 2040: Planning for the GCC Supply Chains of Tomorrow, Day 2 - 14th February 14:10–14:40, Interactive Panel Discussion
• What will regional logistics look like over the next decade?
F&B and Pharma Supply Chains in the Middle East Region: Dynamic Shifts in Grocery, F&B, Pharma Retailing and Cold Chain Impact, Day 1 - 13th February 15:30–16:00, Interactive Panel Discussion
The F&B market is one of the fastest growing markets in the region, supported by the growing population, rising middle & upper class and advan…