Geodis Wilson has announced the appointment of Eric Martin-Neuville as the company's new Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Freight Board Member with immediate effect. Martin-Neuville will be taking over responsibility from Fernando Gea who is retiring from his position as COO of Geodis Wilson. Eric Martin-Neuville joined the Geodis Group in 1985, and as well as holding the position of Managing Director, Geodis Wilson France, for many years, he has spent a considerable time working for the Group in the Asia Pacific region. Prior to taking up the post of Deputy COO in July 2011, Martin-Neuville worked as a consultant for the global NextGen implementation of Geodis Wilson. NextGen is Geodis Wilson's new Transportation Management System, worth an investment of EUR20m.