Steve Richmond is director of Logistics Systems at Jungheinrich UK, specialising in the design, engineering, installation and project management of fully integrated intralogistics solutions for optimised supply chain efficiency. Steve leads a highly experienced team that he himself has been a part of for almost 30 years. With a strong engineering background, he is responsible for UK strategy and consultative development concerning connectivity, digitalisation and automation. As organisations increasingly look to automated solutions for greater productivity and efficiency, Logistics Systems is a crucial element of the Jungheinrich business model that is growing exponentially. Opportunities within transport and logistics are also set to change as a result, and Steve is a strong advocate for greater collaboration between industry and education to ensure employees are armed with the correct skills for future success. A longstanding supporter of Transaid, Steve became an Ambassador in 2019, supporting wider initiatives to share knowledge, help solve transport and logistics challenges, and drive the industry forward.