Penske Logistics Mexico has named Pedro Sanchez as its Sales Director. Based in Saltillo, Mexico, Sanchez will be responsible for strategic business development.

Sanchez joins Penske from international supply chain provider UTi Worldwide where he was director of client solutions and business development manager. Prior to his stint at UTi Worldwide, Sanchez was a global account manager in the LATAM Automotive Group and a cross border account manager along the U.S.-Mexico border for FedEx.

He was also a supply chain management manager and import and export supervisor for IG Manufacturing Services. Sanchez was employed in import and export roles with Summit Polymers and Cardinal Brands.

Sanchez earned a law degree from Matamoros University. He possesses Lean Certification from ITESM in Monterrey, Mexico, and is nearing completion of his APICS Certification.

Penske Logistics provides a variety of logistics solutions for manufacturers and shippers in Mexico. These include cross-border shipments via truck, intermodal shipments, transportation and carrier management, distribution center and warehouse management, lead logistics, cross-docking, in-plant material follow-up and others.