- Chia Min Tan Joins EV Cargo as Global CFO
- The role is responsible for leading all financial functions of EV Cargo globally
- Leasing comes as EV Cargo continues its rapid global growth
HONG KONG, November 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Hong Kong-based EV Cargo, one of the world’s leading freight forwarding, supply chain and technology companies, has announced the hiring of a new global chief financial officer. Ms. Chia Min Tan will be based in Hong Kong and will be responsible for leading all of EV Cargo’s finance functions globally.
Ms. Tan brings rich experience to this newly created position. Prior to joining EV Cargo, Ms. Tan was Group Chief Financial Officer at Fullerton Health, a healthcare group providing healthcare management and delivery in 10 markets in Asia Pacific. In this role, she led the main financial functions of the Group and provided strategic recommendations to members of the management team and country leaders on business prospects and long-term business and financial planning.
Prior to that, Ms. Tan served as Deputy Managing Director of Goldman Sachs Asia Bank Limited from 2017 to 2020. She was Managing Director of Goldman Sachs in Hong Kong from 2014 to 2020, after joining as Executive Director in 2007 in their financial function. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, Ms. Tan was Vice President of JP Morgan Chase Bank in Hong Kong and Singapore in the Finance and Business Management team within the Corporate and Investment Bank division from 2002 to 2007. Earlier in Her career, she was a manager at Arthur Andersen in transaction advisory services. Ms. Tan holds a BA in Accounting from Nanyang Technological University and is a Chartered Accountant Singapore Fellow with the Institute of Chartered Accountants Singapore.
EV Cargo, which manages the supply chains of the world’s largest brands, aims to grow from its current base of $ 1.4 billion to more than $ 3 billion in revenue by 2025 through a organic growth and mergers and acquisitions. With an active pipeline of acquisition candidates and well-developed M&A capabilities, EV Cargo plans to build on its existing strong geographic footprint in Asia and Europe, as well as expand into the United States. . With continuing opportunities and challenges in global supply chains, EV Cargo continues to invest in building a global team positioned for growth and resilience.
Heath Zarin, Founder and CEO of EV Cargo, said: “I am absolutely delighted that Chia Min has joined EV Cargo as Global CFO. The new role will be essential to support our ambitious global growth plans and she brings to the position enormous and extremely high experience. She joins a superb group of senior executives who will lead our next phase of development. “
Chia Min Tan, Global CFO of EV Cargo, added: “I am delighted to join EV Cargo as it continues its rapid international growth. The company has some very exciting projects that I am very happy to be a part of and is playing a crucial role in fueling the global economy by providing technological supply chain services at a time of dramatic change in space.
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About EV Cargo:
Hong Kong-based EV Cargo is one of the world’s leading freight forwarding, supply chain and technology services companies with revenues of over $ 1.4 billion. EV Cargo powers the global economy by managing the supply chains of the world’s largest brands, with a vision to transform logistics into a technology industry.
EV Cargo was established in 2018 by EmergeVest, a growth-oriented, Hong Kong-based private equity investment group facilitating a radical shift in value creation through a large, scalable and diverse logistics technology company, well positioned for future growth. Today a world leader, EV Cargo is leading the transformation of logistics into a technological industry, supported by its core values of growth, innovation and sustainability as a signatory of the United Nations Global Compact.
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