Logistics UK has appointed Ryan Barnett as its Economics and Research Manager. He will join the business organisation’s influential policy team, who are vital to achieving the most for its members, not only in its discussions with government and decision makers, but also with its research, guides and reports.
Sarah Watkins, General Manager of Policy Information, comments: “We are thrilled to have Ryan join us with his extensive experience. Having received a master’s degree in Global Political Economy and having worked as an Economic Policy Adviser and a Campaign Organiser, Ryan will be a strong addition to this team. This is a crucial time for the logistics industry and evidence-based cases and research play a vital role in our policy asks. The creation of this new role, and Ryan’s subsequent appointment, reaffirms our commitment to members as we look to achieve the best possible results on their behalf.”
Speaking about his new role, Ryan Barnett comments: “Due to the effects of the global pandemic and with the end of the Brexit transition period, the importance of logistics is clearer now than ever before; there has never been a more exciting time to join the industry. I am delighted to be joining such an industry leading organisation and I am looking forward to supporting the team and getting started.”