Allen Bruford joins TTEK in Senior Advisory Role

Senior Leader and Global Customs Modernization Expert joins TTEK Advisory Board to provide strategic advice for further company innovation and expansion

Barbados, December 11, 2018 -
TTEK, a trailblazer in advanced technology and consulting services for the optimization of customs processing, announced today that it has entered into a formal working relationship with Allen Bruford to join our team of international leading associate consultants and as a member of TTEK’s Advisory Board.

With over 35 years experience in the design, delivery and oversight of international trade development and Customs policies, practices and procedures, Allen will help TTEK deliver technology and consulting services based on the highest level of expertise to our global clients.  Allen’s experience as Deputy Director of Compliance and Trade Facilitation at the World Customs Organization (WCO) and his recent work advancing Customs / Supply chain modernization in Asia, the Middle East, Central and Eastern Europe will serve as an invaluable resource as TTEK continues to grow and deliver successful products and services.

Mr. Allen Bruford

Mr. Allen Bruford

 “I have known Allen for several years and we are very happy to have one of the world’s top Customs modernization and trade facilitation leaders on the TTEK team.  Allen has an unmatched reputation and is well known as a trusted and effective leader in this domain that will help us continue to grow and lead state-of-the-art solutions for border management challenges.” stated Chris Thibedeau, CEO of TTEK. 

In addition to Allen’s leadership position at the WCO, he was the Senior Counsel at the New Zealand Foreign Mission in Washington, Executive National Manager with the New Zealand Customs Services, past board member of the United Nations Centre for Trade Facilitation and Electronic Business, Chairperson of the World Economic Forum (WEF) Illicit Trade Council, and past vice Chairperson at the UN Security Council’s Cross Border Working Group. 

About TTEK

TTEK (pronounced "Tee Tek") is a leading global technology and consulting services solutions firm that focuses on providing government and private sector clients with a trusted and transparent approach for obtaining solutions and expertise for customs and border modernization.   TTEK promotes a fusion of leading edge products with operational and academic subject matter expertise to help assist nations in modernizing their customs and border processing systems and methodologies.  Website:

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