Rachael White

Rachael White

Rachael has spent 35 years charting key trends in global supply chain logistics, world maritime trade, shipping, transport, ports, cargo handling and cold chain as a writer, editor, researcher, conference producer, communications consultant, community builder, thought leader and influencer.

As well as editing four industry trade journals and creating, moderating and speaking at over 200 industry event worldwide, she has acted as Secretariat CEO and Observer to the Board for ICHCA International, the global cargo handling NGO with UN accreditation, and as Secretary General for PEMA, the Port Equipment Manufacturers Association.

Today, Rachael is the CEO of Cool Logistics Resources, the world’s leading global community networking, knowledge and education hub for professionals active in perishables trade, cold chain logistics and refrigerated shipping.

She also serves as Content Consultant for the TOC Worldwide port and container supply chain event portfolio, is a Partner at Independent Port Consultants and a contributor to Maritime Informatics’ thinking, content and education on digital transformation and innovation in global maritime operations and supply chains.

Rachael’s company Next Level Information provides strategic advisory and introduction services, high-level content, PR, social media, digital marketing and events consultancy to corporate and institutional clients.

Her passion is to facilitate communication, connections and collaboration to improve business outcomes, with a particular interest in innovation and technology. She has an extensive global contact network across the supply chain, logistics, shipping, cargo handling and cold chain sectors to the most senior level.