Bryan Foe named President of CH Robinson Europe
Friday, 20 July 2012
Forwarder appoints 22-year company veteran to develop European network
C.H. Robinson Worldwide has announced that Bryan Foe has been promoted to President of C.H. Robinson Europe.
An employee at C.H. Robinson since 1990, Foe served as Vice President at C.H. Robinson and President of T-Chek Systems for the past nine years. T-Chek was acquired by C.H. Robinson in 1983 and provides business-to-business spend management and payment processing services.
As President of C.H. Robinson Europe, Foe will lead the company’s efforts to accelerate growth in the region from investments in the office network to developing talent and building relationships. In 1993, C.H. Robinson established an initial presence in Europe through partial ownership of Transeco, a motor carrier in France.
The company now has 34 offices and over 500 employees in Europe.
"Bryan has had a diverse career path at C.H. Robinson and has made significant contributions in a variety of roles," said John Wiehoff, C.H. Robinson CEO and chairman of the board.
"His expertise will serve the company well as we continue to develop our network and business in Europe."
In addition to his executive roles, Foe also held positions in intermodal and transportation sales before becoming the general manager of the Valley Forge, PA office in 1995 and general manager of the Grand Rapids, MI office in 1999. Foe also served as a research advisory committee member for the American Transportation Research Institute and was past treasurer of the Detroit Intermodal Association.