Kuehne + Nagel to Establish Integrated European Region in 2019

Switzerland-based international transport and logistics company, Kuehne + Nagel have recently announced they will establish an integrated European region as of January 1, 2019, to further increase their growth momentum.

Under the umbrella of the new European Region from their head office in Hamburg, Germany Kuehne + Nagel will consolidate the management for all European countries.

The new European Region will be headed up by Dr. Hansjörg Rodi, who was previously responsible for the Central and Eastern European regions and Managing Director for Germany since October 2016.

Mr. Holger Ketz who is currently head of airfreight in the Central and Eastern European region will assume the role of running the German organization. The complete management team for Germany will be located in Bremen as of January 1, 2019.

Kuehne + Nagel International AG CEO, Dr. Detlef Trefzger said, “The formation of a European Region is an important step in the development of the whole Kuehne + Nagel Group, enabling us to manage our business even more efficiently and customer-oriented. Furthermore, we are pleased that Kuehne + Nagel Germany will have its future head office in Bremen, where Kuehne + Nagel was founded in 1890.”