Albert Saphir is a senior trade compliance and international logistics supply chain consultant with over 30 years of management experience in international and domestic logistics, transportation management, supply chain security and import-export operations and compliance. He has worked for multinational and small companies during his career in the U.S. and Germany and has done extensive work related to U.S. trade compliance program development (import & export), global trade security initiatives such as C-TPAT, Advance Manifest Rules and the “10+2” Secure Freight initiative (a/k/a ISF – Importer Security Filing). He has broad transportation service, pricing and negotiation knowledge with ocean, air, truck and parcel shipping modes. Client projects often involve transportation RFP facilitation, freight and/or customs/trade compliance audits, training, development and implementation of new trade compliance and/or logistics concepts to improve overall supply chain capabilities and performance. He is an active member in multiple industry associations including AAEI, CSCMP, ICPA, ISM, NASSTRAC and NITL.
Principal, ABS Consulting