One of the shipping industry’s analysts Peter Sand is leaving Bimco to join analytics platform Xeneta as Chief Analyst.

Sand, who has worked for Bimco for over a decade, has become one of the best known industry commentators appearing regularly in both trade and mainstream media, and at as a speaker at industry events.

He joins Xeneta in the role of Chief Analyst and will be responsible for delivering expert insights for both ocean container and air freight.

“Xeneta’s groundbreaking freight rate data insights addresses industry pain points and I am eager to leverage my shipping and logistics expertise to help navigate such an unprecedented time that our sector is facing,” Sand commented.

Xeneta CEO Patrik Berglund,” said: “Peter is a staple in the market who consistently gives a fresh and global outlook into the ins and outs of the ever-changing container shipping world. His extremely well thought-through market commentaries and expert insights will serve to further position Xeneta data as the go-to-source for accurate container rate information.”

Source: Seatrade Maritime