John O'Brien

President

Bio

Ecom Global Systems DBA Reverse Gear morphed out of the DotCom era and the founder John F O'Brien P.Log John has over 40+ years in the global logistics industry. He has travelled the world some 20 times, he has lived and worked in Canada/USA as well as travelling extensively in Asia and now resides in both UK and USA.  Professional Logistic P.Log degree. He has sat on many boards including IATA Working Groups and was Chair of Airfreight and subsequently President of Canadian International Freight Association CIFFA. John's career experience started in 1968 at London Heathrow Airport with the arrival of the 1st PanAm jumbo jet landed. He has since worked for Danzas as VP Global Products and Fritz Companies. He established his own freight forwarding company in Canada in 1999 and subsequently expanded to UK and USA and a global network of partner agents. From2.com which was the launch of global ecommerce and where he developed a passion for e-commerce. He set up the Global Shipping Program for eBay. His specialty has always been focused on developing 3PL e-logistics solutions for clients by providing global door to door transportation, including Customs formalities and returns management and is credited with launching many e-commerce companies, having expertise in UK/Euro Customs, USA and Canadian Customs. John has been a guest speaker at many transport related forums both in North America and Europe as well as Latin America. His knowledge and expertise is recognized worldwide as an authority on air cargo, supply chain e-commerce logistics and global customs formalities.

Today we have global cloud based e-portal enabling full visibility of all ecommerce activities including Customs and Returns management, a cradle to grave program including full tracking and 3PL activities.

The PO Management and WMS integrated with the ecommerce enables companies who operate B2B sector can also manage their global distribution and returns from one portal including all Customs formalities. 

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The Coach House
Harewood Dwns Hse
Chalfont St Giles (London), Bucks HP8 4RS
United Kingdom
Committee Role Start End
Consumer Products Committee (EXPIRED) Member 5/16/2022