James Loffet
Logistics & Distribution Director

  1. What is your role at Confex and how long have you worked here?
    I am the Director in charge of Central Distribution.
  2. What did you do before joining Confex?
    I ran my own retail business for 10 years and before that worked in commercial property management.
  3. What do you do when you’re not at Confex?
    My family enjoys the countryside and we are lucky enough to own a smallholding where we keep chickens, sheep and horses.
  4. If you were able to retire tomorrow, how would you spend your time?
    On the farm.
  5. Who inspires you?
    Recently: Elon Musk the founder of Paypal with his amazing success in developing new technologies especially his space programme. He proves anything is possible with the right backing.
  6. What type of business would you go into, if it wasn’t wholesale?
    House building.
  7. What is the most interesting place you have visited and why?
    I have been lucky to go to many places round the World, Hong Kong was a particular favourite there was so much going on everywhere you looked.
  8. What do you like about working at Confex?
    Seeing CD develop from zero into a key component of the buying group.