Appointment of Michael Grange as Chief Information Officer
Xpediator, (AIM: XPD) a leading provider of freight management services across the UK and Europe, is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Grange as the Group’s new Chief Information Officer and to being a new member of the Group’s operational Board.
Michael was until recently Managing Director at REPL Group, developing products and delivering software solutions for tier one retailers here in the UK and in the United States.
Over his career, Michael has held several senior IT roles, including seven years at the Tesco Group, where ultimately, he was the Head of Technology for Group Retail Development. Michael is a fellow of the Chartered Management Institute (FCMI).
Commenting on his appointment, Stephen Blyth, Chief Executive Officer said: “I am very pleased that Michael has joined the business as our Chief Information Officer. Michael’s experience and expertise in working with international teams will be of great importance to us, as we look to drive Xpediator forward and further increase synergies and efficiencies between the divisions throughout the enlarged Group.”
“Michael’s expertise will be key in ensuring we are at the forefront in delivering customer centric IT solutions for our clients and in the implementation of uniformed best practises and IT network enhancements across our group” added Stephen.
Michael Grange, commenting on his appointment, said, “I am very pleased to be joining Xpediator at a time when the business is expanding rapidly. I am looking forward to working with the team and ensuring the Company can benefit from utilising technology across the business to best effect.”