John Manners-Bell Info
John started his working life as an operations manager in a freight forwarding and road haulage company based in the UK. Prior to establishing Transport Intelligence, he worked as an analyst in consultancies specialising in international trade, transport and logistics.
He also spent a number of years as European marketing manager for UPS Supply Chain Solutions working at locations across Europe including France, Netherlands, Switzerland and Germany. He holds an MSc in Transport Planning and Management from University of Westminster and is an Associate of King's College London. He is a Fellow of the UK Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport and a Member of the Logistics Global Advisory Council of the World Economic Forum.
John has travelled widely, undertaking research and speaking at conferences in countries including China, Hong Kong, India, Japan as well as in the Middle East, USA and extensively throughout Europe. He is regularly quoted in the international and trade media as well as on radio and television.
[position]Managing Director at Transport Intelligence[/position]
20/06/2012 Look beyond BRIC for real opportunities
Speaking at the TOC Container Supply Chain Conference in Belgium last week, I highlighted the opportunities which exist in the emerging world but added that, in my opinion, smart investment would target the smaller, but faster growing niche markets.