Hegwein_Kerry_LogisticsKerry Logistics has appointed Daniel Hegwein (pictured) as managing director for Belgium and the Netherlands. He replaces John Warmenhoven and will be based at the company’s site at Brussels Airport, in Zavantem.

Hegwein will oversee air and ocean freight logistics, as well as warehousing services and fiscal representation. He will also focus on streamlining the operations and sales activities for Kerry Logistics in the Benelux region.

Hegwein brings more than 30 years of experience in logistics to the role, having previously worked for a number of international logistics providers including Kühne + Nagel, TNT and Danzas in a range of locations such as Hong Kong, Germany, Australia, Switzerland, Taiwan and, most recently, Belgium.

“Mr Hegwein is well versed in the operations and processes of air and ocean logistics,” said Thomas Blank, managing director of Europe at the company. “His broad international experience makes him an expert with unique market insights and will enable him to consolidate the wide range of European and Asian services that Kerry Logistics offers in the Benelux region.”