Kuehne+Nagel (K+N), global transportation and logistics company based in Switzerland, has appointed Gianfranco Sgro to the management board. He will have global responsibility for K+N’s contract logistics business.
Sgro will take over the position from K+N’s CEO Dr Detlef Trefzger on Febraury 1st 2015. Trefzger will hold the position until then.
Karl Gernandt, chairman, K+N International said, “Besides his proven track record in building up and developing successful contract logistics operations, he can draw on excellent commercial financial and leadership expertise.”
Sgro has 22 years of experience in the logistics sector; his most recent position was as the chief operating officer of Pirelli in Brazil. [sam_ad id=6 codes='true']