Swan Logistics, Ltd. announced that Sean Burke joined the organization as senior vice president of Sales & Marketing. He will lead a global team to develop supply chain business, focusing on North American inbound from Asia.
Swan Logistics recently announced a partnership with Hercules Logistics & Forwarding to streamline supply chain management from Asia.
Burke most recently served as vice president, Business and Services Development, Asia Pacific for YRC Logistics. During this 2-year assignment, Burke resided in Shanghai and led business development and new product introduction in 11 Asia Pacific countries. He and his team facilitated the development of integrated supply chain solutions to serve client needs between North America and Asia.
Burke has held positions of progressively increasing scope and responsibility in third-party logistics with companies such as CELARIX and Huhtamaki. He also spent 10 years with Hewlett Packard/Agilent, gaining hands-on experience in global trade management, logistics strategy, supply chain solutions, planning and execution. He holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Transportation and Logistics from the University of Arkansas.