Crane Logistics appoints Kenneth Nielsen as MD for Benelux

Published: Thursday, December 13, 2018

Crane Worldwide Logistics has appointed Kenneth Nielsen to serve as managing director for Benelux, reporting to EMEIA regional vice president, Marco Nazzari.

Nielsen, who holds a business degree from Tietgen Business College in Odense, Denmark, will work at Crane’s office in Amsterdam.

He has more than 20 years of experience in a variety of senior positions across the supply chain industry, with positions including director – global ocean product at Geodis Freight Forwarding.

The company says hiring Nielsen demonstrates a commitment to improving operations in the Netherlands, which consists of an airfreight base in Amsterdam, ocean freight in Rotterdam and contract logistics in Tilburg.

Nazzari says, “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. The Benelux region is a strategic hub for logistics activities in Europe and will be a key focus of the EMEIA team moving forward.”