How did you first find out about Kuehne + Nagel during your studies?
I’ve been in this industry for over 6 years, and ever since, I’ve heard of people talking about Kuehne + Nagel and how big it is. Knowing that there was a freight forwarder this size always had me wondering what it would be like to be a part of well known reputable supply chain company.
What attracted you to working at Kuehne + Nagel?
The fact that they are the number 1 global seafreight forwarder in the world. Being a part of a dynamic organisation like Kuehne + Nagel is what I always wanted.
What was your perception of Kuehne + Nagel before and after coming to work for us?
My perception before working at Kuehne + Nagel was that it might be just like any other freight forwarding company or non vessel operating common carrier (NVOCC). After coming to work for Kuehne + Nagel I’ve realised that they are far from it. Kuehne + Nagel is very distinct from its competitors and that’s what has made them stand out. Everyone here is very knowledgeable, always providing quality service and building relationships with our existing and potential clients, thus giving Kuehne + Nagel a competitive advantage.
What are you currently working on?
I’m currently working on helping Kuehne + Nagel build their LCL consolidation service into Miami. I’m leading all projects that deal with all our incoming SACO shipments.
How has your career evolved with Kuehne + Nagel?
The short time I’ve been with Kuehne + Nagel has helped me increase my knowledge of imports tremendously. I’ve taken a role that brings great responsibility where I am expected to exceed expectations. This position has challenged me and has helped me develop skills and characteristics where I can manage my accounts more effectively and efficiently.
What has been your biggest achievement?
Since I recently started with Kuehne + Nagel I haven’t accomplished my biggest achievement yet. My biggest achievement will be bringing Kuehne + Nagel success and providing great quality service for new business in LCL consolidations.
What keeps you busy outside Kuehne + Nagel?
My beautiful wife, family, friends, and keeping up with sports. I’m a sport fanatic and play football, hockey, and basketball. I’m very athletic and competitive when it comes to sports. I also enjoy watching games on my spare time.