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Issa S. Baluch

President

FIATA

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FIATA

Zurich,

Switzerland

Company Description

FIATA, the International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations was founded in Vienna, Austria on May 31, 1926. It is a non-governmental organization that today represents an industry covering approximately 40,000 forwarding and logistics firms, employi... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Chairman

Africa Atlantic Holdings Ltd


Chairman (Non Executive)

Freight Reach Services LLC


Affiliations

Harvard University

Senior Fellow


Swift Freight International L.L.C.

Founder


Dubai Flower Centre

Advisory Board of Dubai Logistics City and the Marketing Committee of Dubai Flower Centre


International Federation of Freight Forwarders' Associations

Board Member


First Hectares Capital

Management and Advisor


Bifasor

Advisor


Global Express Africa

Leadership Fellow


Advanced Leadership Initiative Program

Senior Fellow


The International Air Cargo Association

Board Member


Presidency

Member


Cool Chain Association

Committee Member


Kenan Institute for Private Enterprise

Industry Fellow


Akili Inc

Founder


National Association of Freight and Logistics

Founder


Education

Associate of Science

Technology


Master's degree

Business

University of Hull ( UK )


Web References(163 Total References)


Air Cargo Trader Airline Representative - About Air Cargo

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Issa Baluch
Issa Baluch Board Member Issa Baluch is credited with pioneering the thriving sea-air combined transport freight business in the UAE. Mr. Baluch started as tally clerk at Gulf Agency Company in Dubai in 1973, rising to general manager. In 1989, he founded Swift Freight International, which quickly gained a reputation as one of the top freight logistics providers in the region. Mr. Baluch has served in several boards of national and international industry trade associations including The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) and the International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations (FIATA) where he also served as President. He also currently serves as Chairman of FIATA's Logistics Academy. He is Chairman of US-based Africa Atlantic Holdings Ltd., an agricultural development company currently installing a 10,000-hectare commercial agriculture park and franchise farming system on the shores of Lake Volta in Ghana, West Africa. He became a Fellow in the Advanced Leadership Initiative (ALI) at Harvard University in 2011 and a Senior Fellow in 2012. He is currently engaged in projects in Africa concerning agriculture, as well as oil and gas, in conjunction with the Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He also works as an industry consultant, providing counsel and advice to supply chain organizations around the world. He is the recipient of two Lifetime Achievement awards: in 2006 presented by Air Cargo News UK, and in 2013 presented by STAT Trade Times Baluch is the author of Transport Logistics: Past, Present and Predictions, which is available in four languages; and the recently launched, Transport Logistics: The Wheel of Commerce. Mr. Baluch holds a master's degree in business administration from the University of Hull (U.K.) and has completed numerous aviation, transport, and freight logistics programs.


About the Author | Transport Logistics

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Issa Baluch is credited with pioneering the thriving sea-air combined transport freight business in the UAE.
He holds a Master of Business degree from the University of Hull (U.K.) and has completed numerous aviation, transport, and freight logistics programs. Baluch was invited by the Harvard University to take part in the Advanced Leadership Initiative Program, which eventually made him a fully-fledged Senior Fellow in 2011. In 1989, he founded Swift Freight International, which quickly gained a reputation as one of the top freight logistics providers in the region. Baluch was president of the Dubai-based National Association of Freight and Logistics from 1992-2000, and was again re-elected to the post and served from 2010 to 2011. He serves on the Board of Directors of the International Federation of Freight Forwarders' Associations - FIATA (president, 2003-2005). He previously served as Board member of The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) from 2005 to 2013; and on the Advisory Board of Dubai Logistics City, and the Marketing Committee of Dubai Flower Centre. For his outstanding services to the international air cargo industry, Baluch has so far received two Lifetime Achievement awards: in 2006 presented by Air Cargo News UK, and in 2013 presented by STAT Trade Times. Baluch is the author of Transport Logistics: Past, Present and Predictions, which is available in four languages; and the recently launched, Transport Logistics: The Wheel of Commerce. He is currently engaged in projects in Africa concerning agriculture, as well as oil and gas, in conjunction with the Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He also works as an industry consultant, providing counsel and advice to supply chain organizations around the world.


e-Flash No 138 - 11 November 2016 - FIATA

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4. FIATA Logistics Academy Chairman Issa Baluch named Chair Professor at NTOU
Issa Baluch, FIATA Logistics Academy Chairman and 40-year logistics veteran, was recently named Chair Professor in the College of Maritime Science and Management at the National Taiwan Ocean University effective from October 1, 2016 to September 30, 2018.


www.rame2017.com

Mr ISSA BALUCH
Chairperson of FIATA Logistics Academy (FLA) Mr ISSA BALUCH Mr ISSA BALUCH Mr ISSA BALUCH Chairperson of FIATA Logistics Academy (FLA) Issa Baluch is Chairman of African Agribusiness Knowledge Centers (AAKC), a US-based non -profit organization that provides a financially, socially, and environmentally sustainable farming system in Ghana that is scalable, builds capacity, and is globally competitive. Issa serves on the Board of FIATA, Air Cargo Trader LLC & Bectrum Investment International LLC. Issa is the author of two books: Transport Logistics: Past, Present and Predictions published in 2005 and Transport Logistics: The Wheel of Commerce, published in 2010.


www.rame2017.com

Mr ISSA BALUCH
Chairperson of FIATA Logistics Academy (FLA) Mr ISSA BALUCH Mr ISSA BALUCH Mr ISSA BALUCH Chairperson of FIATA Logistics Academy (FLA) Issa Baluch is Chairman of African Agribusiness Knowledge Centers (AAKC), a US-based non -profit organization that provides a financially, socially, and environmentally sustainable farming system in Ghana that is scalable, builds capacity, and is globally competitive. Issa serves on the Board of FIATA, Air Cargo Trader LLC & Bectrum Investment International LLC. Issa is the author of two books: Transport Logistics: Past, Present and Predictions published in 2005 and Transport Logistics: The Wheel of Commerce, published in 2010.


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