ELA Awards 2017 - Professional of the year

Josh Start

Head of Colnbrook Logistics Centre,
Wilson James Ltd, United Kingdom

Starting his career in the military, Josh became a logistics trainer for the Afghan army and at Sandhurst was described as a ‘young man at the top of his game.’ He then joined Wilson James as a consultant - Wilson James characterises its Heathrow Logistics Integrator operation as ‘complicated’, with demanding stakeholders, changing requirements and high activity levels. After the contract was renewed, the client insisted that Josh became its Operations Manager. He has since become an expert in airport logistics, driving numerous continuous improvements. Josh is respected for his effective leadership and accomplished communication style backed up with excellent systems knowledge.