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Global Leadership Team

Alex New
Founder & Company Chairman

Mr. New has over 25 years experience in the freight forwarding & logistics industry. Prior to starting Wen-Parker Logistics in 1997, Mr. New held numerous senior level sales and sales management positions both in the US and in Asia, first with Star Trans, and later with BAX Global (now part of DB Schenker).

John Singleton
Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Singleton has over 20 years experience in the logistics and supply chain industry.  Over the course of his career he has held executive management positions with various companies, among them Ann, Inc. and Abercrombie & Fitch.  Mr. Singleton is a veteran of the United States Air Force and Air National Guard and holds a bachelor of arts degree in accounting and an MBA in economics.

Karla Hatley
President, North America

Ms. Hatley has over 20 years of experience in the logistics and supply chain industry.  Over the course of her career, she has held executive leadership roles in sales and operations within Wen-Parker Logistics, and began her logistics career in 1990 at what is now known as Lbrands.

Brady Borycki
Vice President, Global Business Development

Mr. Borycki has over 29 years experience in freight forwarding and logistics. Over the course of his career Mr. Borycki has held senior level sales, global account management and trade lane development positions with BAX Global (now part of DB Schenker), UPS and SDV (a Bollore company). For most of his career Mr. Borycki has focused on the fashion vertical market and he has worked with some of the world’s most well-known brand names both across the U.S. and across the globe. Mr. Borycki holds undergraduate degrees in marketing and business administration.

Stephane Miralles
Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Miralles brings 18 years’ experience in Finance & Accounting management in multi-countries organizations, with a strong focus in driving change management. Prior to joining Wen-Parker, Stephane held a range of senior finance positions in various sectors including hospitality with the Accor Group, architecture and interior design with the DWP Group, and real estate. Originally from France, Stephane has been based in Asia for 18 years and holds a Masters of Finance and Management from the Burgundy School of Business.

Frank Lavoratore
Director of Finance - USA/UK

Mr. Lavoratore has over 20 years experience in accounting and finance, in the logistics and transportation industry with a focus in transformation, process improvement and cash management.  Mr. Lavoratore was with UTi Worldwide Inc. for the majority of his career, where his responsibilities grew progressively, through promotions of increased scope and complexity.  Frank is a Six Sigma Green Belt, has a Bachelors of Arts in Accounting and Information Systems from the City University of New York, and an MBA from Long Island University.

Phillip Schwab
Director, Operations - Americas Region

Mr. Schwab has over 20 years experience in freight forwarding and logistics.  Over the course of his career Mr. Schwab has held several branch management and operational positions with Panalpina, Excel Global Forwarding (now part of DHL), Agility, Jacobson Global Logistics, and Quick Shipping.  Mr. Schwab is a veteran of the US Navy and holds bachelor of arts degrees in English and Political Science.

Darin Makepeace

Vice President, Strategic Client Operations

Mr. Makepeace has a broad background in transportation spanning over 15 years. He has previous experience in trucking, warehousing and domestic and international freight forwarding operations. Prior to joining WPL, Mr. Makepeace was with Penske Logistics, where he focused primarily on U.S. warehousing and distribution for the automotive sector. Mr. Makepeace is a Six Sigma Green Belt and he is responsible for all regulatory, security and compliance matters on behalf of WPL.

Sam Wang
Vice President  - IT Enterprise Services

Mr. Wang has over 29 years experience in Information Technology and has held senior level management positions at IBM and hospitality firms The Wendy's Company, Quality Supply Chain Co-op, and Bob Evans Farms.  Mr. Wang holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from The Ohio State University.   He is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and holds various IT certifications.

W. David Ready
Key Account Manager

Mr. Ready has over 25 years experience in the logistics and supply chain industry.  Over the course of his career he has held leadership roles with increasing responsibility with various companies, among them London Fog, Tween Brands (Ascena), and DSW. Mr. Ready holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Transportation from the University of Maryland at College Park and an MBA in Business Management from the Loyola College of Baltimore.  

Sum Ho
Managing Director, Greater China and North Asia Region

Mr. Ho has over 20 years experience working in freight forwarding and international transportation. Prior to joining Wen-Parker in 2001, Mr. Ho held a number of sales, business development, and general management positions for large multi-national corporations such as Star Trans and FedEx. Mr. Ho holds an undergraduate degree in social sciences.

Vikas Khullar
Managing Director, South Asia Region / Mid-East & Africa Agents

Mr. Khullar has over 20 years experience in the international freight forwarding and supply chain industry. Prior to joining Wen-Parker Logistics in 2000, Mr. Khullar held a number of branch, regional and country level management positions across India with Dart Express. Mr. Khullar holds both undergraduate and graduate level degrees in general management and administration.

Terence Tsang 
Director of Asian Operations

Mr. Tsang has over 30 years experience in various areas of logistics including:  express, contract and freight forwarding.   Prior to joining Wen-Parker in 2014, Mr. Tsang has held different managements positions with UPS, DB Schenker and Kerry Logistics.