Plan for the future – Appointment of New Director

Trans Europe ExpressNews

International freight-forwarder, Trans Europe Express Ltd., is planning for the future, with the recent appointment of Ryan McGovern, as a Director of the business.

The Warrenpoint based company is a widely recognised name within the transport and logistics sector in Northern Ireland, having celebrated it’s 30-year anniversary in 2020, and with an established client base across the island of Ireland, the UK, and Europe.

The appointment will see Ryan join his father, Vincent McGovern, Founder and Managing Director, as part of the management team, and he will lead on operational activities, as well as business development and sales.

Since joining the family-owned business in 2017, Ryan has worked across most areas of the company, helping to guide the business through a tumultuous period for the freight sector, including the Covid-19 pandemic and the out-workings of the Brexit referendum particularly – which continue to dominate local economic and political headlines.

Speaking about his new Director role, Mr McGovern said, “I am very proud to become a director in our family business, Trans Europe Express. I have a real appreciation of the hard work that has gone in to making the company a success and have seen first-hand the fantastic relationships that have developed with our many valued customers and suppliers.

“My hope is that we can continue to build on these foundations, as we look to the future.
“We will continue to focus on our strengths as an independent, reliable and trust-worthy transport partner, while continuing to modernise the company, and ensuring it continues to be an enjoyable and rewarding company to work in, and to work with.”

Vincent McGovern, added, “Ryan’s appointment as director is a proud occasion for our business. It enables us to plan for the future, and more importantly, it provides our customers, partners, and connections with the reassurance that we will continue to provide the trusted, dependable service that they have always been used to.”

Trans Europe Express offer an extensive range of freight and customs services including groupage and full trailer services between Ireland – UK – Europe, and specialise in the Scandinavian market.