Gavin Williams leads the supply chain business of XPO Logistics in the United Kingdom and Ireland as part of the company’s global logistics network. He previously managed the business unit responsible for providing consumer services to large retailers in the UK and Ireland, with a focus on e-commerce fulfilment, reverse solutions and integrated transportation. Gavin joined XPO in 2014 following 20 years at Wincanton plc, where his management roles advanced to the position of business unit director. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Middlesex University.
Gavin first encountered Transaid in 2008, taking part in Cycle Zambia as part of a Wincanton team. In his current role of Managing Director at XPO, he has been instrumental in maintaining the excellent relationship between the two organisations, including ensuring the continuation of an annual XPO graduate secondment to Transaid’s programmes.