Logistics Middle East Power List 2010
Position 07: Jinendra Sancheti, managing director of TNT in the MEA region
Based in Dubai, Jinendra Sancheti is the managing director of TNT in the Middle East and Africa (MEA), with responsibility for 41 countries across the two regions. With a degree in commerce from the University of Delhi, Sancheti started his career at Unilever and moved to TNT in 1990 with a position at the company’s Bahrain office. He was later promoted to regional finance director of both the MEA and Asia regions, followed by a stint as managing director for the Indian subcontinent, overlooking TNT’s express and logistics businesses. In his current role, Sancheti has emerged as one of the most powerful men in Middle East logistics, especially within the express sector, and regularly participates in a number of industry events and forums. He also serves on the board of advisors for the Supply Chain and Logistics Group (SCLG) in Dubai and takes an active role in the Express Industry Council.