Expertise DescriptionI have more than 25 years experience in the field of Global Trade Compliance with expertise in logistics, trade and global customs and export control matters and Supply Chain Security. I have experience with the U.S. and foreign tariff classification and U.S. Binding Rulings, export classification, Commodity Classification Automated Tracking System, Commodity Jurisdiction, licensing, Automated Export System, Incoterms, Antidumping and Countervailing Duties, Intellectual Property Rights, International Policies, Foreign Trade Agreements and Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism. I have worked in many industries including Semiconductor, Networking, Telecommunications, Electronics, Chemical, Pharmaceuticals, Aviation, Footwear, and Consumer Electronics industries. I have prior expert witness experience.
Areas of Expertise
My consulting experience includes giving advise on U.S. and foreign tariff classification and U.S. Binding Rulings, export classification, Commodity Classification Automated Tracking System, and Commodity Jurisdiction.
My professional experience includes being a Licensed Customs Broker and have held the position of Director of Trade Compliance & Logistics.
I began my career in transportation, managing all modes of shipping. For over 20 years, I have been at the global companies where I held the position of Director and Senior Manager responsible for managing transportation service providers. I am also the Principal of a trade and logistics consulting firm.
I am an expert in freight forwarding/ trucking issues, logistics, supply chain, global trade, cargo loss and damage and claim subrogation. My experience includes contract negotiation between the shipper and trucking companies, comprehension of the forwarder bill of lading, contract terms and conditions including limits of liability and its exclusions, declared value and insurance.
Awards & Affiliation
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