Inchcape Shipping Services
(ISS), the world's leading maritime and logistics service provider, has celebrated
the official opening of its new head office in London.
Based in Fenchurch Street in
the heart of the City, the new office for ISS’ leadership team has been opened
to bring it closer to key customers’ London offices and more accessible for
customers and staff visiting from overseas. Other core functions now based in
London include Innovation, Marketing, Sales Support and Accounts.
Guests joining ISS at the
official opening celebrations represented a number of ISS’ key customers, trade
journalists and other industry contacts.
Chris Whiteside, Chief
Executive Officer, ISS said: “Our focus on customer engagement highlighted a
need to be located closer to our key principals and London is a key maritime
“Feedback on our new London
base has been extremely positive from customers, employees and other
stakeholders alike and we were delighted to have so many guests join us to mark
our official opening.”
ISS’ office in Chafford
Hundred, Essex, remains open for operational teams including Hub Agency Services,
Information Technology and the ISS UK operations team.
Chris Whiteside, Chief Executive Officer,
at the official opening of ISS’ new head office in London