Paulo Sarti is taking over as managing director of South American operations for Penske Logistics, replacing Bill Scroggie who is returning to the U.S. to serve as the company’s senior vp of operations for its central region.

Based in São Paulo, Brazil, Sarti, who joined Penske Logistics in 2004 and has served in sales, engineering and operations , will be responsible for the company’s operations and business growth strategy in South America.

Penske Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Penske Truck Leasing. It provides supply chain and 3PL services in North America, South America, Europe and Asia.