Christos Spyrou

Christos comes with experience from 4 continents 8 nations and 30 years within the global air cargo logistics industry. During his professional journey, he was exposed to many different markets and cultures of conducting airfreight business.

He is specialized in various air cargo sectors including advanced air freight consolidation management, neutral airfreight wholesale, ULDs utilization and equalization, gateway planning, networking, and to effective selling & sourcing for the professional airfreight broker and forwarder.

Having risen by a family from the air cargo industry, he has a passion for the world of airfreight, logistics and its people.

He studied in the UK air freight forwarding and logistics management, holds IATA, BIFA, ASM, DGR, OA, BA & LH Cargo certificates, and was privileged to work as an intern with AEI Air Express International in Europe and the Americas.

During his early days in Europe, he managed the family business establishing airfreight organizations across the eastern Mediterranean and the Balkans, representing various global freight forwarders in the region as well as several airlines as a GSSA. Christos has also acquired vast experience in mega and special events logistics being appointed as an airfreight advisor for the Athens 2004 Olympic Games.

Christos moved to China early in 2000 and founded the ACG Air Cargo Group in Shanghai. ACG is the first established global association of leading neutral airfreight wholesalers and consolidators.

He is the founder and former partner of CCA China Cargo Alliance (2001) an association of local and independent Chinese freight forwarders, as well as the founder of NAC Consolidators Ltd a Hong Kong and China based consolidator providing neutral airfreight wholesale services. The company was later merged (2010) to a leading global neutral NVOCC where he held the position of Director Airfreight until 2015.

Christos lived in Asia for 15 years before he moves back to Europe with his family on 2016, focused and committed, to providing corporate advisory air cargo logistic solutions and training to the logistics community through his holding and consulting firm Air Cargo Plus.

He is heavily involved in networking activities being the founder and CEO of Neutral Air Partner the premier global network of air cargo architects and aviation specialists, which consists of over 250 air cargo specialists in 150 countries, and he is the organizer of the ACE Air Cargo Event.

His latest projects are the development of Air Cargo XL a digital airfreight rate engine and consolidation management software, as well as the establishment of Aero Africa – an air cargo management group dedicated to providing African airfreight logistics solutions and neutral value-added services to the global logistics and aviation community.

Christos has recently been appointed as a board member of TIACA the international air cargo association.