India’s fastest-growing express logistics firm, Spoton has promoted Uday R Sharma as Chief Operating Officer, it said today. Uday is currently Director of Sales.
In the new role, Uday will assume greater charge of the company’s day-to-day sales and service delivery operations, demand planning, vendor alliances, and business process management. He will continue to report directly to Abhik Mitra, MD & CEO of Spoton Logistics.
Uday has been associated with Spoton since 2013 and is credited with driving the firm’s above industry average growth and profitability, and successful foray into high value market segments including SME, e-commerce and lifestyle. He has over two decades of express logistics industry experience, prior to joining Spoton almost a decade ago, having served with Aramex and Safexpress.
“Uday’s exceptional leadership style is a key factor in building Spoton into a major express logistics service provider,” said Abhik Mitra, MD, and CEO of Spoton Logistics. “Whilst driving accelerated growth across all key markets, he has also helped achieve strong account receivables discipline, great operational service levels with high cost efficiency and a larger marquee accounts portfolio. With his razor sharp focus on service delivery excellence, I have tremendous confidence in his ability to execute Spoton’s next level of accelerated profitable growth.”
“Spoton’s high growth strategy, including planned big ticket investments in technology and engineering, and foray into high value business segments through M&A, has enabled it to break out decisively from the pack of industry leaders,” said Gautam Gode, Director, Spoton Logistics. “Uday’s elevation will help consolidate this breakout and enable senior leadership to bring even greater focus on these initiatives.”