Damco, the logistics arm of shipping group AP Moller-Maersk, has appointed Horst von Kanel as regional airfreight manager for North and Latin America. He will be responsible for the regional strategy and for growing Damco's airfreight business in the US, Canada and Latin America. Swiss national von Kanel, now based in Miami, brings more than 25 years of in the logistics and airfreight forwarding experience to Damco, his last role being VP airfreight for DHL Global Forwarding. He was previously with Panalpina. Damco has also appointed Erez Agmoni as its regional airfreight manager in the Asia Pacific. He was previously business development manager with Gulf Agency Company. Sonja Baudrexel has become Damco's new global key account director for Adidas. She joined AP Moller-Maersk as a trainee 10 years ago and has since worked for the group in China, Panama, Mexico and Guatemala, most recently as MD of Damco's Middle America cluster. Damco has named Claus Aagaard as global head of aid & relief, a newly created role. He will be based in South Africa and comes from a similar position with TNT Freight Management/Geodis Wilson.
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|Title Annotation:||THIRD PARTIES|
|Publication:||Air Cargo World, International ed.|
|Date:||Oct 1, 2010|
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