Allcargo Gati Names Uday Sharma as Chief Commercial Officer of Gati Express and Supply Chain
Uday Sharma has been named Chief Commercial Officer of Gati Express and Supply Chain Pvt. Limited (GESCPL), a key subsidiary of Allcargo Gati Limited (previously Gati Limited), one of India's leading premium Express Distribution and Supply Chain solution providers.
Welcoming Uday Sharma, Pirojshaw (Phil) Sarkari, MD & CEO, GESCPL said, "We are delighted to have Uday on board. He is a key addition to the senior management team of Allcargo Gati which is on an accelerated growth path with a sharp focus on superior customer experience”.
More than twenty years of cross-functional experience in company development, franchise development, organizational turnaround, strategic planning, large enterprise value selling, and complicated deal management are attributes that Uday brings to the table.
He held the position of Head of Sales at Delhivery before joining Allcargo Gati. In addition, he had experience with Elbee India, Aramex, Safexpress, and Spoton Logistics.
Commenting on his appointment, Uday Sharma said, "I am excited to be a part of Allcargo Gati. The company has strengthened its position in the express logistics space with advanced infrastructure, enhanced cargo handling capacity and a massive service network that covers 99 percent of the country's districts. Express logistics demand is expected to grow at a rapid pace driven by consumer demand uptick and continued progress of the digital economy”.
Sarkari further went on to say, “Uday with his diverse experience in driving business growth in the logistics industry and his proven track record will help us strengthen the top line profitability in express distribution business”.
“The role gives me an opportunity to significant drive value for the organisation's business growth objectives. I look forward to working with Allcargo Group and leveraging my experience to capitalise on the emerging growth opportunities”, added Sharma.
Sarkari said, “His expertise and strategic outlook will firm up the company's marketing and customer engagement plans. I welcome Uday to the Allcargo Group family and we wish him success in his new role."
Uday will create business and marketing strategies and carry out plans to increase revenue growth in this capacity. Additionally, he will be in charge of creating Allcargo Gati's powerful branding approach. Uday will answer to Mr. Pirojshaw (Phil) Sarkari, Gati Express and Supply Chain Pvt. Limited's managing director and chief executive officer (GESCPL).