Nicole Howarth Info

Nicole HowarthNicole Howarth is the managing director of award-winning UK shipping company, Global Freight. She set up the international freight forwarding business in the Midlands 15 years ago, with the company seeing record growth year on year.

An expert in export, import and cross trade delivery, contracting and packaging, Nicole was named as one of the top three female directors in the industry in the Women in Transport and Logistics Awards in 2011.

Nicole is a contributor to articles on international trade, imports and exports with clients ranging from household names to SMEs. She is also an advocate of business in the community, being a Patron and Director of the Shropshire Chamber of Commerce and a former Trustee of the Community Foundation for Shropshire and Telford, an organisation which raises thousands of pounds for charity each year.

A mother-of-one, Nicole is also regularly approached by the media for commentary on equality in the boardroom and women in the workplace. A keen motorcyclist, Nicole recently linked up with British Superbikes team MMS Colchester Kawasaki, with Global Freight a team sponsor for the 2011 and 2012 season.

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