Digital cargo platform e-CARGOWARE has expanded its innovation team by cementing a collaborative and advisory role with Steve Hill through his consulting business Top Tier Associates.
Hill is one of air cargo’s most respected and experienced IT professionals and has been a regular contributor in industry initiatives including IATA ONE Record and eCargo groups, and UN/CEFACT Transportation and Logistics Group.
e-CARGOWARE chief executive officer, Ramesh Darbha said “Our industry is going through a major digital push and securing Steve’s services is a major win for us.
“Working with me and the team, Steve will focus on strengthening our innovation team in his role as Head of Innovation and help enhance our ‘Digital First’ – Airfreight Product Portfolio.”
Hill said: “Our industry is rapidly transforming, and I am delighted to support the e-CARGOWARE Board with their expansion plans to deliver innovative digital solutions that meet the inevitable transformational change brought about by business and technical innovation.
“I see a real desire for change with all stakeholders, including airlines, handlers, and GSSAs who are willing to embrace innovation and in e-CARGOWARE, I saw a team pushing the technological boundaries to transform our industry.”
“Having Steve working closely with and advising the directors of e-CARGOWARE is a hugely significant achievement and I have no doubt he will contribute immeasurably to the company’s continued growth and success,” said Des Vertannes, chairman of the board of e-CARGOWARE.