About the Instructor


Project Freight Management – The Shippers’ Perspective
October 17, 2017
George R. Brown Convention Center
Houston, Texas, USA

Peter Bouwhuis has more than 35 years of industry and project freight experience. Educated as an electronic engineer and logistics manager, Bouwhuis is also a certified customs broker, customs compliance expert and European VAT expert.

He is currently the President & CEO of XELLZ, a Project Logistics Management company with head office in The Netherlands. Prior to that he has been the global AVP Transport & Logistics responsible for global heavy-lift and project cargo at ABB HQ in Zurich, Switzerland for six years. From 2000-2003, Bouwhuis worked as EMEA Manager Logistics for ABB LUMMUS GLOBAL (now CB&I Lummus). He was Vice President and Director of Projects and Co-Founder of EP-Team Inc., which was sold to BNSF Logistics. He held a senior position with Schenker as Project Director Europe, and was CEO and founder of Skylon International Forwarders BV.

Bouwhuis has worked as senior logistics project specialist and consultant with EXEL Projects, and has been involved as a consultant and senior specialist in project logistics product trainer to ShippersForum. Bouwhuis started his career in the industry in the late 1970s and has traveled and worked on projects in remote locations in more than 60 countries.

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