To continue its substantial growth, PLG Consulting has appointed a professional services operations veteran to the role of COO.
PLG Consulting, a Chicago-based leading logistics and supply chain consulting firm for the industrial economy, today announced the appointment of Matt Morrow as its new Chief Operating Officer (COO). He previously served as EVP of Operations and Managing Director for the consulting firm AIP Group.
For over 20 years, PLG Consulting has been at the forefront of helping senior executives from the world’s largest shippers, transportation companies, and private equity firms to solve their most complex logistics and supply chain solutions. With decades of unique expertise and experience within industrial markets, PLG Consulting clients trust them to improve operations, reduce costs, penetrate markets, mitigate risk, and invest wisely.
“I’m thrilled to be part of the PLG Consulting family. This company has a remarkable reputation for tackling intricate logistics and supply chain challenges, which we will continue to build upon. Together with our exceptional team, we will usher in the next phase of growth and continue delivering game-changing solutions to our clients.”, says Morrow.
Morrow is an operations veteran bringing an impressive 18-year career of executive experience in global operations management, marketing strategy, market expansion, and performance management. His accomplishments span diverse sectors, including consulting, professional services, technology, and finance. Prior to joining PLG, Morrow was the EVP of Operations and Managing Director at The AIP Group, where he spearheaded the development of comprehensive business operations strategies, identified growth opportunities, led M&A efforts, and implemented efficiency improvements, resulting in substantial revenue and EBITDA gains. Morrow has also held senior leadership management roles in customer experience, operations, sales, and finance at QuarterSpot, Apple, Bank of America, and ARAMARK. He holds a Bachelor of Science from Johnson & Wales University in Providence, Rhode Island.
PLG Consulting’s CEO, Graham Brisben, says, “I am excited to have Matt join our team. He brings a proven track record in consulting and professional services leadership and expertise in elevating deliverables and customer satisfaction. Expanding our executive group with Matt will help strengthen PLG’s ability to deliver insightful analysis and actionable solutions for its valued clients.”
Today, PLG Consulting offers comprehensive services to clients in diverse industrial markets, spanning industries such as green energy, renewables, chemicals, oil and gas, manufacturing, bulk commodities, surface transportation, and private equity. Our services encompass supply chain design, market analysis, due diligence, logistics procurement, business strategy, assessment and optimization, site selection, technology, and various other specialized services. We leverage a range of transportation modes and associated services, including rail, intermodal, marine, terminals, warehousing, truck, and pipeline, to optimize operations and deliver tailored solutions for our clients.
PLG Consulting welcomes Matt to the team. To connect directly with Matt, please visit his LinkedIn profile.