JLL appoints Seaky Qian as Greater China Head of Supply Chain and Logistics Solutions
JLL has appointed Seaky Qian as Head of Supply Chain and Logistics Solutions for JLL Greater China. Seaky will be based out of Shanghai and will lead the team of Supply Chain and Logistics Consulting Services in Greater China.
Shanghai, 18 August 2021 - JLL (NYSE: JLL) has appointed Seaky Qian as Head of Supply Chain and Logistics Solutions for JLL Greater China. Reporting to Michael Ignatiadis, Head of Supply Chain and Logistics Solutions, Asia Pacific, Seaky will be based out of Shanghai and will lead the team of Supply Chain and Logistics Consulting Services in Greater China.
In his new role, Seaky will focus on working with both Chinese and multinational companies in Greater China, and providing them with services such as supply chain strategization, network optimization, warehouse design and improvement, logistics outsource decision-making and project bidding. As a core member of the Asia Pacific Supply Chain and Logistics Solutions team, Seaky will collaborate internationally with teams based in other countries to provide solutions for Chinese companies looking to grow outside of China or Asia, as well as for companies wishing to enter the China market or further expand their business in China.
“We are very pleased that Seaky has joined us at JLL,” says Michael Ignatiadis. “His rich experience in supply chain solutions will bolster our ability to provide effective solutions in Greater China. The addition of Seaky has further strengthened our supply chain and logistics consulting service capabilities in the Asia-Pacific region.”
Seaky Qian has over 15 years’ experience in the third-party logistics (3PL) industry and is specialized in supply chain solutions, fourth party logistics (4PL) and consultancy; Seaky has led multiple transformation projects across both China and the Asia Pacific region to drive business benefits through process re-engineering and end-to-end value chain optimization.
Seaky comments, “It is an honor to join JLL. The pandemic has exposed shortcomings in the stability, flexibility and elasticity of the supply chains of many companies – an increasing number of which have begun to re-examine their supply chains and actively seek transformative change and improvement. I look forward to working alongside our Real Estate Transaction and Project Management teams to support clients throughout their entire industrial asset life cycle through formulating unique value propositions, which will eventually enhance their market competitiveness.”
Prior to joining JLL, Seaky led Kuehne+Nagel’s Greater China 4PL business unit, prior to which he led the North Asia Contract Logistics business unit and Supply Chain Solutions department in APL Logistics.
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