Asciano appoints new Director, Patrick
Asciano Limited (ASX:AIO), Australia’s largest national rail freight and ports operator, today announces the appointment of Mr Murray Vitlich to the role of Director Patrick.
This change follows the resignation of Mr Alistair Field who has held the position of Director Patrick Terminals and Logistics for the past four years.
The company has taken the opportunity to review its current management structure and will integrate the leadership of its two Patrick divisions, Terminals and Logistics and Bulk Automotive and Port Services.
Asciano CEO and Managing Director, Mr John Mullen commented, "We are extremely pleased to announce the appointment of Murray Vitlich to this position. He has been with the company for three years and during this time he has made a valuable contribution in both his original role as Director Strategy and Business Development and more recently in his role as Director Bulk Automotive and Port Services. I would also like to thank Alistair Field for his significant contribution to the business over the past four years."
In his new role, Mr Vitlich will have responsibility for Asciano’s consolidated Patrick businesses including Terminals and Logistics, Bulk Port Services, Autocare, Mountain Industries and C3 in New Zealand.