About Us

Asia-focused end-to-end supply chain solutions

TVS Asianics combines leading technologies with operational excellence to help customers effectively manage their regional and cross-continental supply chains through a full service offering across all key geographies and industry sectors.

Established in 2014, TVS Asianics is a joint venture with TVS Supply Chain Solutions, an international conglomerate with offices in 20 global markets across Asia, Europe, India and the USA. Collectively our group has over 100 years trading experience and an annual turnover exceeding USD 7 billion. Our capital partners include leading Canadian pension fund Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) and Mumbai-based Tata Capital.

TVS Supply Chain Solutions

Vision / Mission

Connecting the world to Asia

Our vision is to be the obvious choice for customers with Asian supply chain needs. We envision a world where business is unhindered by distance. Our industry-leading solutions are built to simplify supply chains, connecting the world with Asia.

Our mission is to provide dependable supply chain management services by air, sea and land, powered by advanced technology. We are big enough to operate at scale but flexible enough to be innovative.

Leadership and people

Meet our Leadership Team

Meet our world class team backed by decades of experience, driven forward by leading edge technology and realising the vision of an integrated logistics network that simplifies global supply chains for customers. Specialising in the Asian market, our team brings extensive knowledge of worldwide logistics, with an eye towards innovation in an ever-changing industry.

Vittorio Favati Chief Executive Officer

Vittorio Favati - Chief Executive OfficerVittorio brings to the Group more than 25 years of in-depth industry and large-scale business development experience. His extensive knowledge cuts across all areas of the supply chain business, where he has held senior positions in the United States, Europe and Asia Pacific, 17 years of which were based out of Singapore. He has held various roles including President Asia Pacific for EGL and CEVA Logistics (formerly known as TNT Logistics) and successfully led the commercial and business development of the organisation.

Eric Chua SVP, Strategic Planning, TVS Asianics

Eric Chua - SVP, Strategic Planning, TVS AsianicsEric has more than a decade of experience in business planning in the container shipping and logistics industry. Based in Singapore, Eric previously served on the senior leadership teams of APL Asia and the Middle East, APL Logistics and Surbana International Consultants. He holds dual Bachelor’s degrees from the Singapore Management University in Accountancy and Business Management, specialising in Finance.

Phillip Bottome Chief Financial Officer, TVS Asianics

Phillip Bottome - Chief Financial Officer, TVS AsianicsPhillip serves as the Chief Financial Officer of TVS Asianics. Prior to joining the company, he held various senior finance and management roles at TNT Post Group, now PostNL, the largest postal and parcel operator in the Netherlands, including 8 years as CFO for the postal operations in Germany. With two decades of international experience, Phillip has financially led multi-billion Dollar mergers and acquisitions, as well as restructuring projects in the UK, Europe and Asia. He holds a Bachelor’s and a Master’s in Mathematics from Cambridge University and is a Chartered Accountant (ICAEAW). Phillip speaks English and German fluently with basic competence in Dutch and Mandarin.

Rickard Heiss Chief Executive Officer, Pan Asia Logistics and Chief Transformation Officer, TVS Asianics

Rickard Heiss - Chief Transformation Officer, TVS AsianicsSince December 2018 in charge for Pan Asia Logistics, as Chief Executive Officer. In his second role as the Chief Transformation Officer of TVS Asianics, Rickard oversees the development of the company’s strategically-optimised and operationally-efficient global network of capabilities, services and infrastructure across operating locations. He is an accomplished supply chain executive, with over 20 years’ experience in delivering enterprise-wide business transformation and economic. Rickard holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Stellenbosch University, and an Executive MBA from INSEAD Business School.

Hardy Watganai Vice President, South Asia, TVS Asianics

Hardy Watganai - Vice President, South Asia, TVS AsianicsWith over 30 years industry experience, Hardy specializes in Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG), Automotive and Industrial supply chain and logistics management. A core member of the TVS Asianics team, he is also the Managing Director of one of its operating companies, TVS Logistics Siam. In the past, Hardy held executive roles in Singapore and in Thailand at DKSH, TNT Express Worldwide, the Boston Consulting Group and A.T. Kearney. Hardy holds a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering and a Master’s degree in Operations Research from Columbia University, as well as a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He is fluent in English, Mandarin Chinese, Cantonese and Thai.

Jaume Altisent Managing Director, Nadal Forwarding

Vittorio Favati - Chief Executive Officer Eric Chua SVP, Strategic Planning, TVS Asianics Phillip Bottome Chief Financial Officer, TVS Asianics Rickard Heiss Chief Transformation Officer, TVS Asianics Hardy Watganai Vice President, South Asia, TVS Asianics Jaume Altisent Managing Director, Nadal ForwardingJaume has over 45 years of experience in the fields of customs management, logistics and international transport. His interest and passion for international trade encouraged him to pursue his studies, graduating as a customs broker in 1984. He went on to attain a diploma in maritime transport and logistics in 1990 and became an air cargo specialist in 1997. Jaume has been part of Nadal Forwarding since the company was founded in 1979. His extensive experience in the sector and dedication, have enabled him to lead for many years as Commercial Director and later as CEO since 2008. Today, Nadal Forwarding, is well placed as among the top in the industry in Spain.

James Payne Chief Executive Officer, Transtar International Freight

James Payne - Chief Executive Officer, Transtar International FreightJames has over 20 years’ of commercial and operational experience in driving profitable growth for businesses across Europe, Asia and Australia. Having held senior leadership team roles with some of the Asia region’s largest multinational logistics companies, James has extensive industry experience across Hi Tech, Healthcare, Retail, Industrial and Automotive markets. James holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Monash University and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University and the Hong Kong UST.

Siddharth Jairaj Chief Executive Officer, TVS Dynamic Global Freight Services

Siddharth Jairaj - Chief Executive Officer, TVS Dynamic Global Freight ServicesSiddharth is a founding member of TVS Dynamic Global Freight. He has over 20 years’ experience in global freight and supply chain, specialising in the verticals of Automotive Components, Engineering Goods, Apparel, Electronics, Pharmaceuticals and FMCG. Siddharth has been successful in leveraging technology and his wealth of experience to drive growth and expansion. Siddharth holds a Bachelor of Commerce from India and has completed various Management Programmes. He sits in a range of logistics committees and is also a managing committee member with the Air Cargo Association of India.

Donna Kornkosiyakarj Chief Executive Officer, TLM Logistics Management Co., Ltd.

Donna Kornkosiyakarj - Chief Executive Officer, TLM Logistics Management Co., Ltd.Donna founded TLM Logistics Management in 1997 and continues to serve as the company’s Chief Executive Officer. She has over 20 years of experience in warehousing and distribution management services, specialising in automotive components and spare parts, apparel, cosmetics, sportsequipment, electronics and FMCG. Donna holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a major in Management Information Systems (MIS) and a minor in Computer Science from Washington State University, U.S.A.

Anil Rathi SVP, Finance Business Development & Analytics, TVS Asianics

Anil Rathi - SVP, Finance Business Development & Analytics, TVS AsianicsAnil has more than 15 years of professional service experience. He has advised corporate clients and private equity investors on M&A transactions and valuations and has also worked with clients on strategy, financial risk management, financial modeling. Prior to joining the company, he was instrumental in setting up the Business Valuation, Derivative & Structured Product, and Treasury Advisory Practice at Deloitte Singapore. Anil is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), a Fellow Chartered Accountant of India and Financial Risk Manager and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from University of Mumbai.

Our proven history

Established in 2014, TVS Asianics has built a substantial logistics network comprising TVS Dynamic Global Freight Services, TVS Logistics Siam, Transtar International Freight, TLM Logistics Management, Pan Asia Logistics and Nadal Forwarding.

Each of these companies has earned a respected position in the industry, distinguished by their long-standing relationships with their customers.

Careers at TVS Asianics

Our people are the most important part of our business

We are a vibrant, growing international company with more than 1,300 logistics professionals working in offices strategically located across the globe. We are customer-focused, and adopt a proactive and hands-on approach with an ethical mindset.

If you share these values and would like to join the TVS Asianics team, please check here regularly for available employment opportunities or register your details today using the form below.