An analogy can be made as to why ocean freight Logistics Managers require the same skill sets of a combat aviator. After all, aviators are adept at air-to-air combat, air-to-ground combat and sometimes electronic warfare while in the cockpit of their fighter jets. Logistics managers fight a different kind of battle, but also one that requires the same type of multi tasking. They must be adept and “teleport” themselves to their ocean containers at origin, at sea, at port, and on land waging their own form in the battlefield of Containergeddon. Not only with each and every event noted, but also the theory and fallout of the 40% of times when their combat plan goes astray. What’s more they even have to contend with post event fall out, even if they know days and weeks ahead of time, that they will be challenged.
My guest today is Lina Jasutiene, Founder of Recoupex. Lina is known as a sought after cargo claims closer by exporters, importers, freight forwarders and marine insurers. She is famous for wildly effective loss prevention strategies that boost bottom lines and cut losses without being expensive, slow or even remotely boring.