Executive Moves: WFS and Port of Oakland

Worldwide Flight Services hires a vice president; California port names an IT director.

Executive Moves: WFS and Port of Oakland

Worldwide Flight Services hires a vice president; California port names an IT director.

Executive Moves: WFS and Port of Oakland

Worldwide Flight Services hires a vice president; California port names an IT director.

 
   Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has appointed Duncan Watson as vice president of group commercial cargo.
   Watson will be based at WFS’ head office in Paris and report to Barry Nassberg, group chief commercial officer.
   Watson spent 18 years at DHL with local, regional and global commercial responsibilities before joining Emirates Airline, for which he worked 11 years, ultimately holding the post of vice president of cargo commercial operations based in Dubai.

   Kevin Fong, a 30-year veteran in systems management, has been named IT director at the Port of Oakland.
   For 13 years, he worked for the University of California, Berkeley, most recently as IT director for University Development and Alumni Relations.

   Fong replaces Kyle Mobley, the acting IT director at the California port who is returning to his role as aviation information technology manager at Oakland International Airport.   

I think LNG is a transitional fuel. It’s not the fuel for the future.  However, it meets all the regulations that’s out there ... vessels need to operate under until 2050. It gets us through until we figure out what that next fuel is.

The Port of Virginia’s container volumes rose 10.1% year-over-year in May to 260,894 TEUs, which included 119,592 TEUs of loaded imports, 88,065 TEUs of loaded exports and 53,237 TEUs of empty containers.

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