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Delta Cargo Appoints VP Cargo Operations, Logistics

[ September 23, 2019   //   ]

Delta Cargo has appointed Rob Walpole as Vice President – Cargo Operations and Logistics. This new position, reporting to Shawn Cole, will see Walpole lead Delta Cargo’s global operations and Delta Logistics Control Center teams.

“Rob has a strong operational background and brings extensive leadership experience in the logistics and supply chain sector,” said Shawn Cole, Vice President – Delta Cargo. “We look forward to his contributions as we continue to build-on the record operational performance achieved in the first half of 2019.”

Walpole comes to Delta Cargo from DP World, a Dubai-based global port operator, where he served as Chief Operating Officer – Global Logistics and Supply Chain. He also served as Chief Executive Officer at Schenker, Inc., an integrated logistics service provider. Rob has spent time in Singapore in various leadership roles and Australia where his career began in the energy sector with a variety of manufacturing and supply chain positions at Exxon-Mobile.

Photos of Delta Cargo executive Rob Walpole for Delta Air Lines at the Delta Flight Museum in Atlanta, Ga., on Friday, August 23, 2019. (Chris Rank for Rank Studios)

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