James Savagar Regional Head of Retail - Asia

James Savagar is Head of Retail & Lifestyle Asia based in Hong Kong; he is responsible for the growth of the Retail & Lifestyle verticals across Asia.

Starting his career as a Warehouse Shift Supervisor with Wincanton in the UK, James joined the Maersk Group in 2001. He has held a range of roles including Country and Regional Head of Warehousing and Distribution, Regional Head of Supply Chain Development, and Regional Strategic Sales Manager.

James enjoys leading global sales pursuit teams to deliver growth in new markets and industry sectors, and to convert target clients to global key accounts. Recent large pursuits include Hewlett-Packard, Procter & Gamble, Mondelez, Unilever and Schneider Electric.