CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwire - Nov 27, 2012) - Neovia Logistics Services, a business formerly known as Caterpillar Logistics Services, announced the appointment of Tim Oglesby as Chief Technology and Executive Vice President of Process & Technology.
"Tim is recognized for his strategic leadership, consultative relationships, business acumen and technical depth in addition to his industry expertise in manufacturing, logistics and financial services," said Jos Opdeweegh, CEO of Neovia. "He brings firsthand knowledge across all IT disciplines: governance, strategic planning, architecture, software, infrastructure, outsourcing, user support, networking and project portfolio management to the Neovia team."
Before joining Neovia, Oglesby was the Chief Information Officer and Executive Vice President of several companies specializing in integrated logistics services, global automotive parts, global equipment leasing and financial services.
Oglesby holds a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics and a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from McMurry University in Abilene, Texas.
Neovia provides third-party logistics solutions to the automotive, industrial, mining, aerospace and defense industries and has a global footprint with 97 facilities and employees in 25 countries. The business was first established by Caterpillar in 1986.
Neovia is the global, integrated logistics service provider for companies facing complex logistics challenges. Today, Neovia provides customer-centric supply chain solutions across six continents in key sectors including industrial, automotive, mining, maintenance, repair and operations (MRO), oil and gas, consumer durables, aerospace and defense, high tech and electronics, and health care. Neovia provides end-to-end supply chain solutions with specific expertise in value chain strategy, network design, and execution. The Neovia team creates and employs innovative technology and systems to provide customized services in management of warehouses, operations, inventory, and transportation, as well as inbound manufacturing, reverse logistics, and more. Visit www.neovialogistics.com