Textainer Promotes Chong, Sowry

Textainer Promotes Chong, Sowry

Textainer Group Holdings has named Alvin Chong vice president and head of the resale division, succeeding Stefan Mackula. Textainer also promoted Anthony C. Sowry to senior vice president of operations and acquisitions.

Chong previously served as Textainer’s director of resale for the Asia-Pacific region. He joined the intermodal container lessor in May 1995 and has more than 23 years of experience in the shipping line and container leasing industry.

Prior to Sowry’s promotion to senior vice president, he was vice president of corporate operations and acquisitions since 1997. He joined Textainer in 1982 as fleet quality control manager in the company’s London office and was promoted to a number of executive management roles with increasing levels of responsibility.