Peter Deragon, the Managing Director of the Los Angeles office of Stanton Chase, has been named Global Sector Leader for the Carriers, Third Party & Contract Logistics Practice.
The announcement was made by Juan D. Morales, Global Practice Leader for Stanton Chase’s Supply Chain, Logistics & Transportation Practice Group and Managing Director of the Miami office. The Carriers, Third Party & Contract Logistics Practice operates as a sector of the Supply Chain, Logistics & Transportation Practice Group.
Deragon succeeds John Gradek, a Director of the Stanton Chase Montreal office, who recently joined McGill University to establish a master’s degree program in aviation leadership.
“It is a distinct pleasure to have Peter take on this important role,” said Morales. “As a managing director with the Los Angeles office, he brings a wealth of knowledge to this position in addition to the other responsibilities he has with Stanton Chase.”
Deragon is also the North American Practice Leader for the Financial Services Practice Group. He has more than 30 years of experience in operations management, institutional sales, and executive search consulting.
“The Supply Chain, Logistics & Transportation Practice Group has experienced significant growth,” said Deragon. “I look forward to building on our recent successes in the shipping industry, and working with Juan as we continue to position this practice group as one of the global leaders working on behalf of our worldwide clients.”