Howard Critchley is a non–executive Member of the Linfox Logistics Australia and New Zealand Board, with over 35 years’ collective experience in logistics, FMCG and industrial sales and marketing.
Howard’s impressive experience in the logistics sector includes 10 years of multiple CEO roles within CEVA, the world’s second largest integrated logistics company (formerly TNT Logistics) and Eagle (EGL) Logistics.
He commenced with CEVA in Australia, but his responsibility eventually grew to include the Asia Pacific business, with particular focus on Thailand, India, Malaysia, Indonesia and China (where CEVA was the largest automotive logistics company in the country).
Howard also spent considerable time in India where he built a start – up logistics business.
Prior to CEVA Logistics, Howard held senior positions at Australian Consolidated Industries, Gillette, Pepsi Co and Peters Foods/Nestle.
In addition to Linfox, Howard is also a Non-executive Director of the top 200 ASX – listed Automated Holdings Group, Australia’s largest cars retailer and largest temperature controlled logistics company. He is also a Statutory Board and Advisory Board member of TVS Logistics, India’s largest automotive logistics company; and a Director of Y – Gap, a charity using social enterprise funding models.
Born in Melbourne, Australia, Howard was educated at Wesley College. He holds a Bachelor of Economics and Master of Business Administration.