TIP Trailer Services appointed a new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) earlier this month.
Hans van Lierop joined TIP Trailer Services as CFO effective 18 May 2020.
He is based in TIP’s international headquarters in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
“I am looking forward to joining TIP’s senior leadership team and leading its Finance organisation and look forward to contributing to TIPs future success,” said Lierop.
Lierop joins TIP with broad international experience from different industries in Europe and Africa. He has held financial leadership roles in Diageo, Airtel and Massmart Walmart. Most recently, Hans Van Lierop was CFO of Massmart Walmart, a South African retail and wholesale distributor with a turnover of $7.0 billion USD. As Group CFO he led a finance and real estate management team of 500 staff across 4 divisions and multiple countries in Africa.
“Hans brings more than 25 years of experience in Finance, with 13 years as end responsible CFO,” said TIP President and CEO, Bob Fast.
“He has successfully led, steered and transformed complex global finance organisations. His expertise in all areas of finance as well as his leadership capabilities will help TIP achieve its 2020 targets and steer our future success,” he said.
Following the appointment of Hans van Lierop, interim CFO Simon Glass will be leaving TIP at the end of May.
In January, TIP acquired Trailer Wizards.
(Image: Newly appointed TIP Trailer Services CFO, Hans van Lierop.)