DP World announces resignation of CCO

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DP World Australia Managing Director and CEO, Paul Scurrah, has released a statement on the resignation of Chief Commercial Officer, Brian Gillespie, who will finish at DP World later in September.

“After four years with DP World Australia, Brian has accepted a role with Orica Asia Pacific and leaves our business in a significantly stronger position than when he commenced,” said Scurrah.

“In his time with DP World Australia, Brian has contributed significantly to our achievements as an organisation, ensuring DP World Australia maintains its position as the number one stevedore in Australia.”

“A valued member of the Executive Leadership Team, Brian’s expertise in strategy, mergers and acquisition and large scale commercial, operational and business process improvement was an asset to our business. His holistic approach and drive presented many opportunities in new business areas for DP World Australia.”

Scurrah thanked Gillespie on behalf of DP World Australia for his “tireless dedication” and the “enormous contribution” to the business.