Fastway Wins “Courier Company of the Year” Award

  • Recognition for the team’s impressive array of employee, training, operational, infrastructural, and sustainability programmes
  • Prestigious industry accolade presented to Mark van Niekerk, Managing Director Fastway, in front of a packed audience of industry leaders
  • Fastway also selected as a finalist for the “Overall Logistics & Transport Excellence” Award


Date: 13th May, 2022: Fastway, Ireland’s leading independent delivery network, was honoured with the Courier Company of the Year Award 2021, at the Irish Logistics & Transport Awards, on Thursday 12th May 2022, in Clontarf Castle, Co Dublin. This award recognised the impressive array of innovative and operational excellence initiatives undertaken by Fastway, while continuing to raise the bar within the industry.

The prestigious industry award was presented to Mark van Niekerk, Managing Director Fastway, in front of a packed live and online audience of leading players within the industry.

Commenting on the award: Mark van Niekerk, Managing Director, Fastway, commented: “In a competitive transport and logistics industry, Fastway sees innovation and excellence as a critical driver to deliver value to our clients, meet and exceed the demands of the industry, but most importantly, to delight the customer at the door”. van Niekerk added “I was absolutely thrilled and proud to accept this prestigious award on behalf of the team at Fastway, especially with the calibre of shortlisted companies in our category. Winning this award is an endorsement of the high standards we hold ourselves accountable to and testament to the commitment, dedication, and continued efforts of every person within Fastway”.

The Irish Logistics & Transport Awards celebrates excellence in the logistics and transport sector and encourages teams and individuals to constantly raise the bar, to innovate and maintain their commitment to the sector.

The award judges commented, “Fastway stole the show in this category. We were impressed by their impactful community initiatives, as well as the new Sortation Hub, their Employee Assistance Programme, Peak Planning Project and the Six Pillars of Focus. Really showing what a business that is proactive, ambitious and proud, can do”.