Steen Christensen. Photo: SEKO Logistics
SEKO Logistics has appointed Steen Christensen to the new role of chief operating officer – international, while, in Sydney, Paul Good takes over as managing director, Australia.
Texas-based Christensen has had a 30-year executive career in the freight and logistics sector through senior posts with GEODIS and DHL. He most recently spent four years as Hellmann Worldwide’s president and chief executive for the US and Canada.
As a member of SEKO’s global executive leadership team, Christensen is responsible for SEKO’s air and ocean product on a global level, focused on driving strategy, growth, carrier relationships, network enablement, and performance management. Steen will also lead, and be responsible for key aspects of SEKO’s network forwarding acquisition strategy, and the continued evolution and development of the company’s global network of agents.
Good is a forwarder and logistics professional who, over 25 years, has held country management roles in Asia Pacific, responsible for regional operations and transformation leadership. He has previously worked for Kuehne + Nagel in Indonesia, for Agility in multiple countries including Indonesia, India, the Philippines and Australia, and ABX (Australia). Prior to joining SEKO, Paul served as a board member of Speedmark Australia.
James Gagne, SEKO’s president and chief executive, said: “Growing companies need great people to scale at velocity and with Steen and Paul, I am confident we have two very accomplished and talented forwarding and logistics professionals who will challenge us to grow better and faster.”