Michael McGuckin

Senior Consultant

Chemicals | Rail | Marine | Terminals

Michael brings over 40 years of extensive logistics and supply chain management experience within the chemicals, plastics, and bulk commodities industries, including analyst, planner, and operations roles at Exxon Chemical Company.  His transportation experience spans rail, marine, trucking, intermodal, and warehousing & terminal operations. Michael led chemical import/export operations via ISO tank and other modes exceeding over 500 shipments per month and across terminals in North America and Europe.

Michael has excelled at customer relationship management including sales, customer service, & vendor management.  Transportation operations management skills include import/export operations, contract negotiations for rail/truck/marine freight as well as terminal and warehouse storage contracts.  He has quality management systems implementation experience (ISO) along with regulatory compliance, sustainability, hazardous materials, and emergency response management. Some of Mike’s notable programs that he was responsible for include the UN Global Compact, ECOVADIS, TSCA Chemical Data reporting, and ACC responsible care.


  • Gantrade Corporation, Supply Chain Manager
  • Plastics Logistics Group, Logistics Consultant
  • Innolog, Terminal Operations Manager
  • Transentric LLC, Account Manager
  • Exxon Chemical Company, Distribution Analyst, PARAMINS Division
    • Various Operations and Planning roles