Clare Bottle took over as UKWA CEO on July 1, joining from Coca-Cola Europacific Partners, where she was Associate Director of Warehousing, responsible for managing 3PL contracts and running in-house warehousing operations across the UK.
Her career includes delivery of successful logistics projects as an interim manager for clients such as Kuehne+Nagel, M&S, Yodel and Bunzl. Later, she became National Logistics Manager for Lafarge Tarmac before joining Coca-Cola in 2015.
UKWA is Britain’s leading trade organisation for the logistics sector, with over 800 members. Full members include warehousing and logistics providers as well as manufacturers, retailers and wholesalers. Around 100 Associate members are suppliers of products and services to the logistics industry.