Crane Worldwide Logistics Names Kenneth Nielsen as New Managing Director for Benelux
LONDON, December 6, 2018: Crane Worldwide Logistics, a leading supply chain solutions company, today announced that it has appointed Kenneth Nielsen to serve as Managing Director for Benelux.
Crane Worldwide Logistics continues to enhance and expand its regional leadership in this exciting area of growth for the company. In this role, Nielsen, will be responsible to oversee the continued growth of Crane Worldwide Logistics in Benelux and report to Marco Nazzari, Regional Vice President, EMEIA.
The hiring of Nielsen demonstrates a commitment to improving Crane Worldwide Logistics' unparalleled operations in The Netherlands, consisting of a strong airfreight base in Amsterdam, ocean freight in Rotterdam, and contract logistics capabilities in Tilburg. Growth in EMEIA is clearly visible year over year and Nielsen will be instrumental in the continued success in the region.
"We are excited to welcome Kenneth to the Crane Worldwide Logistics family. Kenneth will be a tremendous asset to our clients and team in this growing region," said Marco Nazzari, Regional Vice President EMEIA. "The Benelux region is a strategic hub for logistics activities in Europe and will be a key focus of the EMEIA team moving forward."
Nielsen is an accomplished leader with more than 20 years of experience in a variety of senior positions across the supply chain industry in EMEIA, South Asia and the Americas. His most recent position was at Geodis Freight Forwarding where he was Director, Global Ocean Product. He also held various positions during his esteemed career at AP Moller-Maersk (Damco) and Yusen Logistics.
Nielsen holds a business degree from Tietgen Business College in Odense, Denmark. Kenneth will work from the Crane Worldwide Logistics office in Amsterdam.
About Crane Worldwide Logistics
Crane Worldwide Logistics is a leader in supply chain solutions with 120 locations across 26 countries. With expertise in trade compliance, Foreign Trade Zones and strategic consultative services, Crane Worldwide Logistics continues to develop creative, innovative solutions to improve clients' supply chain outcomes. Sharing industry expertise as a client advocate, the organization develops robust collaboration in the long-term providing cost effective and efficient operations. For more information about Crane Worldwide Logistics, please visit www.craneww.com