Kuehne+Nagel appoints David Roussiere as MD for India, Sri Lanka, & Maldives
David has held several senior management positions within the company
Kuehne+Nagel, a leading global logistics company, is delighted to announce the appointment of David Roussiere as Managing Director for India, Sri Lanka, and the Maldives.
As Managing Director of the India Cluster, David will lead a team of 850 industry experts across 28 locations. His impressive background and over 20 years of experience in the logistics industry make him the ideal candidate to drive Kuehne+Nagel's operations and expand its presence in the Indian market.
David has held several senior management positions within the company, including Managing Director for the Kuehne+Nagel Singapore cluster, Managing Director for Kuehne+Nagel UAE & Oman, and Managing Director for Kuehne+Nagel Vietnam.
Siewloong Wong, Regional Head for Kuehne+Nagel Asia Pacific, said: “Kuehne+Nagel India has performed admirably over the years, despite the challenges posed by the global pandemic. With David's professional background and strong leadership experience, we are certain he will continue to drive the growth of Kuehne+Nagel India, Sri Lanka, and the Maldives and make it a key contributor to the region's success.”
David said on this appointment: “India has enormous potential and a rapid growth trajectory, backed by strong government support. I am confident that with the highly qualified, experienced, and customer-centric team in India, we can build on the company's current success and steer profitable growth in the coming years.”
With over 79,000 employees at almost 1,300 locations in close to 100 countries, the Kuehne+Nagel Group is one of the world's leading logistics companies. Its strong market position lies in sea logistics, air logistics, road logistics, and contract logistics, with a clear focus on integrated logistics solutions.