Brazil CLE Opening 2015

CEVA Introduces New HQ and Logistics Center in Brazil

CEVA Logistics, a leading global supply chain management company has introduced its new headquarters for South America in São Paulo, Brazil. The company has also announced the opening of its fourth Center of Logistics Excellence, joining Jacksonville (USA), Singapore, and Ashby de la Zouch (UK).

The latest headquarters are situated in the Thera Corporate office complex in the trendy and upscale Vila Olimpia region of São Paulo, and will gather operational and back-office functions together. In accordance with CEVA’s commitment to sustainable corporate practices, the location was selected for its modern design and infrastructure. The facility is pre-certified Gold for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).

The Center of Logistics Excellence is a section of the building where current and potential customers are able to witness firsthand the tools and practices CEVA applies to optimize supply chains and create a competitive advantage.

Mr. Richard Vieites, EVP South America, said, “This is a significant strategic step for CEVA in the South America region as we combine our presence and prepare for further growth and development. This will allow us to completely integrate our back office and operational functions to cater to the requirements of our customers.”

“The Center enables us to display ‘real world’ logistics innovation through supply chain optimization and improved visibility, integrated services and technology solutions to generate supply chain efficiency,” Mr. Vieites added.

The opening ceremony was attended by senior executives at CEVA including Mr. Xavier Urban, CEO along with local and regional executives and representatives from CEVA’s South American group.