Logistics and supply chain specialist Suttons Group (Suttons) has appointed a new Global Commercial Director as part of its ‘ambitious’ growth strategy to strengthen geographic scale and presence in new markets.

David Goekoop

David Goekoop

With over two decades of industry experience in tank container operations and customer service, the new hire, David Goekoop, aims to hit the ground running by capitalising on recent investments. 

Having recently acquired VTG Tanktainer GmbH (VTG), the company is now one of the top ten global tank container operators. 

Commenting on the appointment, John Sutton, CEO, said, “I am really pleased to announce the appointment of David Goekoop to the position of Global Commercial Director.” 

“He brings a wealth of experience to the role which will strengthen our business.” 

He added that Goekoop will enable Suttons to enter new markets while continuing to offer customers the ‘high levels’ of reliability and safety synonymous with the company.

Suttons also recently invested in 100 additional 24,000 litre ISO tank containers to help accelerate its global growth strategy.