Meet our experts
With a combined experience of over 250 years in the freight forwarding industry, you can be sure that you and your cargo are in safe hands.
Sales & Marketing Director
Having over 30 years’ experience in shipping and forwarding dealing with all aspects of the transport process. Spent many years within a shipping line environment managing departments, visiting suppliers and customers across the globe whilst developing and maintaining industry contacts. Joined Freight Agency in 2015 and enjoys following his beloved Leicester City as well as playing cricket and running.
Simon has over 12 years’ experience and in depth knowledge in all aspects of shipping and forwarding. He looks after our customers in the UK and internationally travelling to Ghana periodically to ensure our team there are motivated whilst also seeing customers and ensuring all their needs are met. In his spare time enjoys cooking, spending time with his family and keeping fit.
With over 35 years experience in Shipping including working for a global carrier and a specialist Africa shipping line Spencer has developed an extensive knowledge of the industry. Joining Freight Agency in 2017 he has travelled extensively throughout Europe and West Africa and is very well respected in the UK Export market.
Andrew joined in 2007 with a strong background in all aspects of Freight Forwarding our Commercial Manager oversees both import and export commercial teams as well as our Agency Department. His key role also includes negotiating and building relationships with shipping lines and suppliers. A long suffering Leeds United supporter who plays golf, and enjoys working on home improvement projects.
Luke has been with the company since 2013 starting his career with Freight Agency in the bookings department arranging transport and vessel space. Has since moved to our Commercial section and is part of a team providing market-leading rates and outstanding service. He is now our Commercial Supervisor. Luke has built & developed contacts with all the major shipping lines. A season ticket holder at Bradford City for over 10 years and enjoys running with his dog.
Joining the company in 1996, Wayne has gained years of invaluable experience in the shipping industry and is an expert freight rate analyst, mainly concentrating on sales roles throughout the company. In his spare time he enjoys watching live comedy, live music & following Leeds Utd.
Commercial Data Administrator
Steph has over 10 years of administration experience in various industries from working in mortgages to technology. Becoming a member of Freight Agency as the Commercial Data Administrator in the pricing team in March 2022, overseeing changes in rates and keying in quotes. In her spare time, she enjoys being creative, walking, watching live music, and meeting up with family / friends.
James has been with Freight Agency since September 2014 and is now a senior member of our Agency Team. Responsible for our Cross trade business he is in daily communication with a network of agents help resolve complexed problems for clients across the globe. James is also trained in UK customs clearance and hazardous cargo. In his spare time James enjoys playing snooker and clay pigeon shooting.
Elise has worked in the industry for a number of years and is experienced in dealing with sea freight, air freight and trailers in an Export and Import capacity. She has joined the Agency team in November 2022. In her spare time, she enjoys going out for walks with her dog and hanging out with family and friends.
Holly joined Freight Agency in May 2021 dealing with all shipping documentation matters. She is now dealing with key accounts within our Agency team providing a full hands-on operational service for certain customers. She enjoys walking, making videos of her dog on social media and likes to knit and paint.
‘Titch’ has been with Freight Agency since 1992 viewing at first hand the many changes that have occurred in the industry during this time. He oversees the whole Operational process and has an in depth knowledge of the market. He is a keen runner and can be seen regularly round the local area walking his two Jack Russell dogs.
Operations Team Leader
Has been with us since 2005 developing an extensive all round knowledge of the market, customers and procedures across various departments. Michelle is the Operations Team Leader and ensures the smooth running of Documentation and Bookings. In her spare time, Michelle enjoys socialising with friends and spending time with her family.
Jack works in Operations and joined the company in December 2017. Jack, along with the rest of the Operations team, liaises with the shipping lines to organise transport, endeavours to ensure customers receive their pre-shipment paperwork, looks after all daily operational jobs and ensures a smooth timely service is provided for all customers. Jack is First Aid qualified and in his spare time he enjoys going to the gym spending time with friends and family and can swim 2500 metres in 25 minutes!
Abigail has worked in the freight forwarding industry for a number of years, previously specialising in Imports and Road Freight. We welcomed her to the Operations team in February 2023. In her spare time, she enjoys riding bikes, reading and painting. Abigail is also very into music attending gigs often.
Kate has worked with us since June 2017, Kate has developed a comprehensive knowledge of how to prepare bills of lading, cargo tracking notes and all other relevant export documentation. She is very proud to have a twin Sister also volunteers for the Sea Cadet Corps and is a fully trained Special Constable for West Yorkshire Police.
Jess joined Freight Agency in January 2023. She is committed to learning all aspects of Freight Forwarding in order to provide the best customer service. Outside of work Jess enjoys socialising with friends going for meals or for walks as well as watching Arsenal and playing football with her niece and nephew.
Ghana Based Team
Our West Africa Regional Manager based in Tema, Ghana joined us in 2009. With over 18 years’ experience in the shipping industry, he manages our regional offices and supports all our West African customers. He is quick and keen to learn and continuously seeks to acquire new skills. His spare time is taken up with his family, reading, watching football and family movies. He is also an active member of his local Church.
Bernard Kwasi Mornyuie
Bernard joined Freight Agency in 2010 and is our Sales Executive. His responsibilities include growing new businesses and maintaining strong relations with our valued customers. Interesting fact: Bernard is a Statistician and once dreamt he was The Government Statistician using The Kolmogorov–Smirnov test. He also loves current affairs.
Nelly is the Office Administrator for Ghana and joined the company in 2009. She supports the Local Manager to run our Ghana offices smoothly. Nelly’s hobbies include Travelling, Volunteer work, Child care, Community Involvement and Stamps collection.
Michael joined the company in 2010 and works in the Tema office as a Port Representative. He liaises with the various shipping lines and terminals to find solutions to customers’ challenges. Michael is an organist and a choir master at church. His favorite classicals include Handel’s Hallelujah Chorus, Beethoven’s Fur Elise and Ghana’s National Anthem.
Maxwell joined the company in 2009 as a Sales Representative. He’s based in Kumasi, where he sells the corporate brand and maintains relationship with existing customers. In his spare time he reads, listens to music and enjoys wrestling. Maxwell is an Ordained Christian Minister.
James joined the Freight Agency team in 2012, starting as the companies purchase ledger clerk, he is now our finance manager and in charge of the day to day running of the department. He also looks after the IT systems and in his spare time likes to spend time with his family.
Fiona‘s main role is as our Credit Controller, she joined the team in 2011 and is responsible for ensuring debtors pay within their credit terms. She loves Zumba and eating out and socialising with friends.
Janet has been with Freight Agency since 2009 overseeing customer accounts, allocating payments and releasing documents. In her spare time, she enjoys Fell walking with her husband and spending time with her five grandchildren.
Lucy joined Freight Agency in 2011 working in the bookings department but always had an interest in accounts so when the opportunity arose for her to be able to switch departments she jumped at the chance. Lucy has been working in the finance team since January 2020. She is responsible for looking after our customer accounts, allocating payments and releasing documents. She is a valued member with a great deal of background knowledge of all the company’s processes.
Marnie joined the Finance team in February 2022. Bringing a wealth of financial knowledge and experience with her having previously worked in similar roles. Now responsible for looking after our customer accounts, allocating payments, and releasing documents to our customers.
Business Support Manager
Julie joined the business on a permanent basis in March 2017, having previously worked with us in a consultancy capacity from 2012.
Her interests include skiing, hill walking and eating out with friends. One of Julies big passions is her holidays, her aim being to see as much of the world as possible.
Head of People
Lawrence joined in December 2022 after working for Freight Agency as a Leadership and Management consultant for 10 years. Prior to that, he worked in banking and finance for many years in a managerial capacity. In his spare time, Lawrence enjoys country sports and watching his boys play cricket and rugby.
Compliance & Admin Officer
Heather joined the company in October 2012 and has experience in all operational roles of the business. Her in depth knowledge of the company has seen a change of role and she is currently dealing with the compliance side of the business. In her spare time Heather enjoys reading, baking, cake decorating and spending time with her family.