GAVIN DOW

Associate

Gavin is the founder and managing director of Breakthrough Group, a Hong Kong-based advisory company that specialises in transport, logistics and infrastructure development. Gavin has full lifecycle experience, from strategy development through to the delivery of asset-based and organisational development programmes that enable the launch and optimisation of logistics assets and operations.

Up until 2017, Gavin spent 10 years heading up the strategy function at Modern Terminals, a Hong Kong-based container terminal operator with substantial terminal investments in China.  Gavin lead strategic development and delivery work across all the company's business units, and was also accountable for growth and expansion projects globally, engaging with terminal operators, logistics companies, warehouse operators, financial institutions and governments to successfully develop partnerships and new business models.

Prior to joining Modern Terminals in 2006, Gavin spent over a decade working in management consultancy, leading business change projects for transport, logistics and infrastructure clients in Europe and then across Asia, moving to Hong Kong in 2000.

Gavin is a Chartered Engineer (IMechE), a member of the Hong Kong Institute of Directors and Chairman of the Transportation & Logistics Committee for the American Chamber of Commerce.