We have a large, diverse and experienced team with backgrounds in road transport, bulk haulage, logistics and supply chain.
Crucially, we have a deep understanding of the markets in which we operate, our customers’ businesses, the challenges they face and the support they need to deliver an outstanding service to their customers.
Joined Abbey in 1995. Became Finance Director in 2004 and CEO in 2009. Qualified management accountant & founder of industry initiative ‘Think Logistics’ encouraging young people to join the industry. Since becoming CEO in 2009 Abbey’s sales have grown from £18m to £55m.
Chris plays a key role in delivering Abbey’s business growth and development plans together with taking responsibility for the Group’s Finance, HR, and I.T. teams.
With over 15 years of senior finance experience in a wide variety of sectors, Chris has a proven track record of successfully growing business both within large multinationals and private equity backed companies.
Andy is a highly accomplished operations director. He has worked at a senior level within global food and drink manufacturing supply chains for more than 20 years. He has an extensive track record of creating and maintaining high performing supply chains for some of the world’s most demanding manufacturers.
Andy is responsible for Abbey’s UK and European operations team and delivering tailored solutions our customers have come to expect. His knowledge and sector experience, together with his operational know-how of the ever-changing and developing landscape of the supply chain markets Abbey operates in, ensure we are well placed deliver value-added services and help drive and support our customers’ success.
Mike leads Abbey’s business development team and is responsible for identifying new customers and opportunities.
Mike is a highly-experienced logistics and supply chain professional and has enjoyed a long career in both business development and operational roles for some of the UK’s most successful logistics companies, sectors including; food, gas, chemicals and construction materials.
Joined Abbey in 1994 and has worked his way from transport planner to his current role.
Dave has an in-depth knowledge of all aspects of the business and has been instrumental in growing Abbey from bulk liquid tanker transport business into a diversified logistics provider.