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Rich history characterized by entrepreneurial spirit

A young company with a rich history

CEVA Logistics is a young company, however, its distinguished parentage and entrepreneurial spirit can be traced back to 1946.

In Australia, Ken Thomas founded Thomas Nationwide Transport (TNT) with a single truck. Over the next 50 years, TNT gained a worldwide reputation, particularly in the field of contract logistics.
EGL was created in Houston, Texas and within 15 years had become a global force in cargo management, with a presence in more than 100 countries.
TNT was acquired by the Dutch company KPN and was divided into three divisions: Logistics, Express and Post.
TNT Logistics was sold to Apollo Management LP in New York and was renamed CEVA Logistics. Six months later Apollo acquired EGL and merged it with CEVA Logistics.
Since 2014 CEVA Logistics has undergone various business transformations until its IPO in 2018.
CEVA Logistics was listed on the SIX Swiss Stock Exchange.
Acquisition by CMA CGM, a global shipping group, to form a strategic partnership to offer end-to-end solutions to their partners. CEVA Logistics became a fully-owned subsidiary of CMA CGM.
July 2019
CEVA Logistics unveiled its new logo and brand identity.
October 2019
CMA CGM’s cargo management activities (including CClog, LCL Logistix, ANL Log) and USL cargo services (CClog) fell under the aegis of CEVA.
October 2019
CEVA is delisted from SIX Swiss Exchange.
November 2019
Inauguration of the new headquarters in Marseille.
January 2020
Mathieu Friedberg was appointed CEO of CEVA Logistics.
June 2020
CEVA Logistics acquires AMI Worldwide, a reference logistics solutions provider in Africa offering connections with India, Middle East, China mainly.
June 2021
Gartner positions CEVA Logistics in the Leaders corner of the 2021 Magic Quadrant Third-Party Logistics, Worldwide.
April 2022
CEVA Logistics has completed the acquisition of the majority of Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services (CLS) business and leading last mile provider Colis Privé.
July 2022
CEVA Logistics has completed the acquisition of GEFCO and continues Africa expansion with Spedag Interfreight acquisition.
November 2023
CEVA Logistics has completed the acquisition of Stellar Value Chain Solutions to expand presence in India.
CEVA Logistics has a global workforce of more than 110,000 people across 1,300 sites and more than 170 countries.