Ashcourt Welcome Ian Carmichael As Group Transport Director

This week, we welcomed Ian Carmichael as our Group Transport Director. With 45 years’ experience in the transport industry, Ian brings a wealth of knowledge to the Group. The Ashcourt Group have grown significantly over the years, and we now have over 150 HGVs and over 250 fleet vehicles spread across multiple divisions. With such a large fleet, it’s important that the Group remains operationally compliant, Ian joins the Group bringing his expertise in transport legislation and regulations to help not only retain compliance but push Ashcourt to achieve further accreditations above and beyond mandatory compliance.

Ian’s successful career as Managing Director of Carmichael Training & Consultancy is testament to his high-level knowledge of the transport industry. Throughout his career he has helped many companies maintain and improve their level of compliance required by the relevant transport legislation.

“I was attracted to the Ashcourt Group after discussions with the Managing Director and seeing his passion for the company at the same time ensuring the company maintains its growing reputation within the logistics sector.” Ian said. “I’m looking forward to working with my direct reports to ensure the company maintain a high level of compliance whilst being innovative in the role.” concluded Ian.

Ashcourt’s logistics operations have continued to grow from strength to strength and the latest addition to the team will provide some great support and direction for our continued push for growth in the industry.