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Sarti heads Penske’s South American operations

Sarti heads PenskeÆs South American operations

   Penske Logistics, a subsidiary of Penske Truck Leasing, has named Paulo Sarti as managing director for South American operations.

   Based in S'o Paulo, Brazil, Sarti succeeds Bill Scroggie, who returned to the United States to serve as the company's senior vice president of operations for the central region.

   Sarti joined Penske in 2004 and was most recently senior director of operations. He has managed distribution centers, transportation and in-plant logistics for nearly two-dozen operations across Brazil.

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