Agility Appoints Richard Strollo to be Managing Director, Malaysia
8/18/2016

Agility Malaysia names industry veteran to lead in key market

Richard-Strollo2.jpgKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- August 18, 2016 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has appointed Richard Strollo to be Managing Director, Malaysia, giving him responsibility for Agility’s operations in one of the company’s key markets.

Strollo brings two decades of senior leadership experience in forwarding, contract logistics and express logistics, primarily in Asia. Prior to joining Agility, he was Regional Director for South East Asia for BDP International, based in Singapore. He also has held leadership positions at Airborne Express and DHL.

“Richard has deep knowledge of the logistics and supply chain industry, particularly in leading large teams,” said Chris Price, CEO of Agility Asia Pacific. “With his extensive experience in Asia, he brings with him a strong acumen for our business, as well as key knowledge and insights that will enable him to lead our team in Malaysia.”

Strollo will be based in Kuala Lumpur. He said, “Agility has a long history in Malaysia and continues to maintain its leading position in the market. As Southeast Asia continues to grow, it is important to keep pace with the ever-changing landscape. I look forward to working with the team here to strengthen our capabilities in the country and to contributing to the success of the region.”

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About Agility

Agility brings efficiency to supply chains in some of the globe’s most challenging environments, offering unmatched personal service, a global footprint and customized capabilities in developed and developing economies alike. Agility is one of the world’s leading providers of integrated logistics. It is a publicly traded company with more than $4.1 billion in revenue and more than 22,000 employees in over 500 offices across 100 countries. Agility’s core commercial business, Global Integrated Logistics (GIL), provides supply chain solutions to meet traditional and complex customer needs. GIL offers air, ocean and road freight forwarding, warehousing, distribution, and specialized services in project logistics, fairs and events, and chemicals. Agility’s Infrastructure group of companies manages industrial real estate and offers logistics-related services, including e-government customs optimization and consulting, waste management and recycling, aviation and ground-handling services, support to governments and ministries of defense, remote infrastructure and life support.

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