Schindellegi, CH – WEBWIRE – Wednesday, May 11, 2022
The Board of Directors of Kuehne + Nagel International AG has appointed Dr. Hansjörg Rodi to its Management Board effective August 1, 2022. Hansjörg Rodi will assume responsibility for Road Logistics and thus succeed Stefan Paul, who will become the new CEO of the Kuehne+Nagel Group on the same date.
Hansjörg Rodi, born in 1966, has held management positions at Kuehne+Nagel since 2016, most recently as the head of the European region with almost 44,000 employees. He has been active in the logistics industry for over 25 years in various management positions. Hansjörg Rodi studied economics and earned his doctorate at the Westphalian University in Münster, Germany.
With CHF 3.7 billion in net turnover in 2021 and around 9,700 employees, Kuehne+Nagels business unit Road Logistics is one of the worlds leading providers of ground transportation. Kuehne+Nagel customers are offered maximum flexibility and service quality for their general cargo, full truckload (FTL) or part truckload (LTL) shipments. In 2021, the unit handled 24.4 million shipments.
Jens Drewes (born 1969) has been appointed to succeed Hansjörg Rodi in Europe. Jens Drewes has held management positions at Kuehne+Nagel in Asia since 1997, and has been responsible for the Asia Pacific region since 2013.
With over 78,000 employees at almost 1,300 sites in over 100 countries, the Kuehne+Nagel Group is one of the worlds leading logistics providers. It operates in sea logistics, air logistics, road logistics and contract logistics, with a clear focus on integrated logistics solutions.