Tom Nauwelaerts is the Managing Director of Momentum Logistics, assuming office in July 2016.
With over 25 years of experience in supply chain management across numerous markets, including the CIS, Far East and the Middle East region, Tom will be responsible for steering the expansion of Momentum Logistics in the 3PL industry.
Prior to joining Momentum Logistics, Tom worked for YBA Kanoo as the head of their logistics division across the Middle East. With over eight years of experience in the Middle East, Tom held also the position of Managing Director at Al-Futtaim Logistics.
Prior to this he served as Group CEO of WWL-ALS Freight Management Group in the UK and as General Manager Logistics for Ahlers Logistics and Maritime Services, headquartered in Belgium. During these tenures, Tom oversaw specialized logistics services, such as project forwarding, chartering, and retail and automotive logistics solutions in Transport and Warehousing for fast-growth markets.
With his extensive travel and exposure to varied cultures and business environments, Tom is said to have a very adaptive management style and an ability to connect to all levels in an organization.
Tom has won a number of prestigious Industry awards such as “Supply Chain Manager of the year” award from LOG ME and “Outstanding Achievement of the Year” award from SCATA Middle East.
Tom obtained Post-graduate degrees in Business Administration and Corporate Finance from the Graduate School of Economics and Business at Leuven University.
Founded in Dubai/UAE, SCLG is a membership driven industry business group with 200+ corporate members. SCLG is expanding internationally to continuously enhance its global foot-print.
Managing supply chain and logistics more effectively shall contribute to positive growth of economy in range of 3% to 5% (GDP terms).
Impact of climate change on managing supply chain should be on agenda of all supply chain professionals.
Oil and Gas industry should enlarge its theme to manage supply chains of larger energy domain.
Reduction in current level of wastage in food supply chain shall help mitigate poverty.
Managing Fresh water supply chain needs attention of all.
Sophisticated demand forecast and planning for sure helps improve efficiency of supply chain.
Mauritius Maritime Week 2018 , The Ravenala Attitude, Mauritius 22nd -26th January 2018
Breakbulk Middle East , Abu Dhabi, UAE 06th -07th February 2018
CILT ASEAN Forum , Dorsett Grand Subang, Selangor, Malaysia 26th -28th January 2018
Middle East Rail 2018 , DUBAI INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION & EXHIBITION CENTRE 12th -13th January 2018
Asia Pacific Maritime , Marina Bay Sands, Singapore Hall A, B, C, D, E & F 14th -16th January 2018
IOT Asia 2018 , Singapore Expo 21st -22nd March 2018
Breakbulk China , Shanghai, China 26th -29th March 2018
Blockchain West , Marines’ Memorial Club & Hotel, San Francisco 27th -28th March 2018
19th Intermodal Africa , Lunamar Hotel, Beira, Mozambique 27th -29th March 2018
Seamless Middle East 2018 , Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre 15th -16th April 2018
6th MED Ports 2018 , Grand Hotel Palazzo, Livorno, Italy 17th -19th April 2018
7th Black Sea Ports and Shipping 2018 , International Hotel Casino & Tower Suites, Varna, Bulgaria 08th -12th May 2018
16th ASEAN Ports & Shipping 2018 , Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel, Johor, Malaysia 03rd -05th July 2018
2nd LAST MILE ASEAN Conference & Expo , BITEC, Bangkok 20th -21st September 2018
2nd Baltic Ports & Shipping 2018 , Radisson Blu Latvija Conference & Spa Hotel, Riga, Latvia 25th -27th September 2018
15th Trans Middle East 2018 , Intercontinental Aqaba Resort, Jordan 23rd -25th October 2018
20th Intermodal Africa 2018 , Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel Accra, Ghana 27th -29th November 2018
Asia Warehousing Show 2018 , BITEC, Bangna Bangkok, Thailand 07th -08th March 2018