The businesses founded by the Mohammed Fred, is often described as an “instinctive entrepreneur” and has an extensive background in both business and the Logistics, Transporting, 3PL warehousing, Cranes, Facility management, Civil, building, Wealth management sector delivering a sustained track record of commercial success and business growth.
Fred has a genuine passion and enthusiasm for the transport sector and founded the company in 2001 as ‘Hypo Couriers’ and, although he hasn’t always seen himself as an entrepreneur, Fred considers both his, and the company’s main differentiator, is listening to clients and constantly evolved and adapted the Group’s services to meet their needs which have led to unique service offerings being developed.
It is from this passion for customer service that Fred developed the business model which includes a range of innovative business including Crane Trucks R Us, Warehousing R Us, Line haul R Us, Tranzhire R Us, Heavy Haulage R Us, Project Management R Us, Tranz Civil, Tranz Facility Management, Tranz Transport and Skills R Us which is a registered training organisation with a dedicated focus on the transport and logistics sector.
Fred’s company motto is “A Symbol of Service” and both he, and his staff, do whatever is necessary to add value to customers. As an example, one important aspect which differentiates CTRU from traditional industry suppliers is that company Staff wear the uniforms of their customers, effectively acting as ambassadors for clients.
With almost 20 years Transport & Logistics industry experience, Fred has gained independent recognition from several notable institutions including:
‘Australian Transport and Logistics Young Achiever of the Year’ Award for 2014 from Australian Freight Industry Award.
‘The Best Medium Business’ Award 2014 from My Business Awards.
Fred was a finalist in the 2013 Ernst & Young ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ Awards.
Fred was the Winner in the 2015 Ernst & Young ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ Awards.
Additionally, Fred and the business have been featured in a number of recognized top logistics publications such as the ‘Australian Transport News’ and ‘Prime Mover Magazine’, the business was also featured in the worldwide television series ‘Outback Truckers’; all of which continues to grow the company’s brand and reputation in the marketplace.
Fred is passionate about making a difference, not just for his employees and clients but for the wider community as well and his business success has now allowed him to begin making a difference in the community. Fred has sponsored the Bollywood Fashion Show in 2013 and 2014 for the ‘Save the Children’ Charity Foundation initiative as well as sponsoring and actively participated in various V8 Supercar rallies around Australia. In addition, Fred has also supported the Brisbane ‘Convoy for Kids’ for the past 5 years as well as enthusiastically contributed towards the ‘Lights on the Hill’ Trucking Memorial.
Throughout his successful career Fred has demonstrated tremendous persistence, perseverance and holds a genuine interest in the Transport & Logistics industry which has enabled him to overcome all obstacles, achieve great success and build a group of businesses that are redefining the logistics sector; Fred has a passionate belief that this success and growth can continue well in to the future.
Fred has won over 250 Australian Show car and truck awards in the Australian Motor Industry for showing multiple customs build cars and trucks.
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