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.
The Airport Show 2017 , Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre Za'abeel Halls - 4,5,6 15th -17th May 2017
MENA Pharmaceutical Cold Chain 2017 , Dubai, UAE 16th -17th May 2017
6th Black Sea Ports & Shipping 2017 , Sheraton Batumi Hotel, Georgia 18th -19th May 2017
Procurement Middle East Conference 2017 , Kingdom of Bahrain 22nd -24th May 2017
Supply Chain Innovation Summit 2017 China Focus , Shanghai, China 25th -26th May 2017
7th Annual Manufacturing Supply Chain Officer Summit 2017 , Singapore 08th -09th June 2017
Gulf Information Security Expo & Conference (GISEC) , World Trade Dubai 21st -23rd May 2017
Africa Rail 2017 , Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg 13th -14th June 2017
Aviation Festival Africa 2017 , Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg 13th -14th June 2017
15th ASEAN Ports and Shipping 2017 , Sule Shangri-La, Yangon, Myanmar 06th -07th July 2017
Fleet Management Asia Summit 2017 , Singapore 25th -28th July 2017
Africa Solar + Energy Storage Congress & Expo 2017 , Kenya 27th -28th June 2017
India Warehousing 2017 , Pragati Maidan, New Delhi 27th -29th July 2017
India Material Handling & Logistics Show (IMHLS) , Pragati Maidan, New Dehli India 27th -29th July 2017
Baltic Sea Ports & Shipping 2017 , Radisson Blu Hotel Olümpia, Tallinn, Estonia 28th -29th September 2017
Asian Downstream Summit 2017 , Sands Expo & Convention Centre, Singapore 25th -26th October 2017
5th MED Ports 2017 , TRYP Barcelona Apolo Hotel, Spain 26th -27th October 2017
18th Intermodal Africa 2017 , Radisson Blu Hotel Abidjan, Ivory Coast 29th -30th November 2017
Saudi Transtec 2017 , Dhahran International Expo Center (DIEC) located in Dammam in the Eastern Province of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. 05th -07th December 2017