Goldman brings almost 40 years of experience in global transportation to the new shippers association
February 27, 2023 – New York, NY – Greenabl Shippers Association, the logistics industry’s first cooperative procurement group committed to decarbonization, announced today that transportation veteran George Goldman will lead the new association as executive chairman.
“Our commitment to decarbonizing the transportation industry is real,” explained Ken O’Brien, president of Bluspark and a co-founder of Greenabl. “And we recognized that we needed someone at the top who could bridge the gap between shippers and carriers if we wanted to make real and lasting progress. George’s extensive experience on the liner side makes him an invaluable asset in bringing stakeholders together.”
“I firmly believe there’s no time to waste. A neutral, data-driven platform like Greenabl is exactly what the transportation industry needs to unlock a viable path to decarbonization.”
— George Goldman, Executive Chairman, Greenabl
Goldman most recently served as president of ZIM American Integrated Shipping Services, the North American division of the global shipping company. In this role, he supported many environmental initiatives including the introduction of alternative and dual-fuel vessels to the company’s fleet. Before ZIM, Goldman held increasing leadership roles over a 25-year span at APL, now a part of CMA CGM, including multiple international posts in Hong Kong, Shanghai and Singapore.
“I firmly believe there’s no time to waste. A neutral, data-driven platform like Greenabl is exactly what the transportation industry needs to unlock a viable path to decarbonization. And I’m honored to be able to help companies along every part of the supply chain do their part,” concluded Goldman.
Greenabl is a tech-enabled solution that enables companies to measure, mitigate and offset their transportation-related GHG emissions through cooperative procurement and data-driven insights. More information, including membership types, is available at greenabl.co/about.
Greenabl is a new community for like-minded companies to immediately address carbon emissions in the supply chain. We are the logistics industry’s first sustainable shippers association and cooperative procurement group committed to supply chain decarbonization. Using best-in-class technology and a proven measurement framework, Greenabl helps shippers address the impact of CO2 in their supply chain while providing a center of excellence to advance their decarbonization efforts. Learn more and sign up today at greenabl.co.