Skip to main content

Major General Angus Fay CB appointed RLC Foundation Chairman

We are delighted to report that Major General Angus Fay CB MMAS FCILT FCMI has taken over the role of Chairman of The RLC Foundation. Angus is a lifelong logistics professional, who brings a wealth of public and private sector experience to the role. He is currently Vice President Strategic Development at World Fuel Services, a Fortune® 100 global energy, logistics and technology solutions provider. During his significant military career, he led logistics delivery at all levels and on most contemporary operations, culminating as the Assistant Chief of the Defence Staff charged with delivering Defence’s global logistics operations. Latterly, he was the author and chief architect of the Defence Support Transformation Programme, leading transformational change in Defence logistics, with the digital transformation of the logistics enterprise at its core. A graduate of the Canadian Forces, US Army and UK Command and General Staff Colleges, with a Masters of Military Art & Science (MMAS), he also sits on the Cranfield University School of Management, Centre for Logistics, Procurement & Supply Chain Management Advisory Board.     

Angus said: “I am thrilled to have been asked to take on this leading role for the Foundation. Building on well-established roots, I look forward to contributing to its growth in a time, during this terrible global pandemic, when Logistics has never been more visible or more critical.”

Lieutenant General Sir Mark Poffley KCB OBE, the Master General of Logistics and President of The RLC Foundation said: “Angus Fay has the perfect combination of military, industry and academic credentials to lead The RLC Foundation. I am delighted that he will be our next Chairman and look forward to the development of the Foundation under his stewardship.”    

The Royal Logistic Corps

Division Two Champions!Last week, RLC netballers competed in the Army Inter-Corps Netball Championships in Aldershot, using the opportunity to develop new team members and build a stronger squad for the future. The Division Two squad stole the limelight with a storming performance in the initial stages before clinching the title in an exciting final match against the AGC. Congratulations to all who took part in what was a very successful competition for the Corps. If you’re interested in playing netball, the squad is always looking for new players and to develop new talent. Get in touch with your Unit Netball Officer to find out more. #BritishArmyLogistics #WeAreTheRLC ... See MoreSee Less
Over the weekend, 154 Scottish Regiment RLC hosted Exercise MUDMASTER, the annual off-road driver training challenge that tests drivers’ skills and precision behind the wheel of different vehicles. The event, which took place in Dunfermline, Stirling and Linlithgow in Scotland, aims to develop the safe driving skills of the Corps’ soldiers with conditions that are designed to test their capabilities to the fullest. More than 100 teams entered, with both regular, reserve and civilian personnel taking part in challenges including navigation, observation, discipline and safety; all essential skills needed for deploying on future operations. #BritishArmyLogistics #WeSustain #WeAreTheRLC ... See MoreSee Less
Over the last two weeks, seven members of the 17 Port and Maritime Regiment RLC, Marchwood Regimental Dive Team successfully organised the ‘deep phase’ of Exercise SUBMERGED CRUSADER 21 in the Isle of Skye, Scotland. In total, 20 divers took part in numerous training serials including: live decompression up to depths of 42m, ultrathermic cutting, hydraulic tools, search and recovery and a seabed survey in the murky depths of Loch Alsh, Loch Akin and Loch Na Beiste. The team were ably supported by the dive tender MV Moorhen and a Navy Chamber crew from the Defence Diving School who conducted lessons on safely recovering a diver to a recompression chamber.#BritishArmyLogistics #WeSustain #WeAreTheRLC ... See MoreSee Less