Montreal, Quebec-based Andy Transport Group named Andreea Crisan president and CEO, and announced she has become majority shareholder in the company.
Crisan assumes the position from current president and founder Ilie Crisan, who, after 20 years of building and leading the organization, will step down from his role. Ilie, Andreea’s father, will remain chairman of the board.
Heavy Duty Trucking named Andreea a 2018 Truck Fleet Innovator. At the time she was chief operating officer and executive vice president of the company.
Under her leadership, the organizational structure has expanded to include departments such as: IT, human resources, risk management, accounting and legal.
She played a vital role in the growth of the group and the management of the overall activities, including daily operations, creating and implementing processes and information systems, as well as hiring of key employees, Andy Transport officials said in a press release.
"Andreea has contributed to Andy's growth since its humble beginnings. She has grown professionally and established herself as a respected and competent leader,” Ilie said. “Most importantly, she has the passion, vision, and dedication to continue building on Andy's corporate culture, foster diversity and inclusion, and build trusting relationships. As a founder, I am thrilled to have continued family involvement in the ownership and leadership of Andy.”