During the last months, JAS EMEA was delighted to strengthen its structure in our Sales and Ocean Product structures, in order to better support our regional development and our global development.
On the Sales side, JAS EMEA invited Mrs Hilary Bragg – formally JAS WW Strategic Business Unit Manager, to become our JAS EMEA Regional Tender Manager. Hilary started with us in January and already brought great added-value to our region, giving now support to all EMEA countries and to the other JAS regions.
To support Hilary’s team, arrived a couple of month ago Mr Alberto Pittaluga whom is now responsible for all regional air freight tenders and also engage in building very productive automated rating templates.
On the Ocean Freight side, our EMEA Ocean Product Vice-President, Mr Volker Beneke, recently structure his import and export ocean lane product management which will allow to improve our buying power and to better support, in various aspects, the EMEA countries and our Network.
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Sven Marsand as Regional Procurement Manager Import & Jens Appel as Regional Procurement Manager Export. Both have an excellent background in Ocean Freight Procurement, have worked for JAS Germany before and are ideally located to take on the new challenges.
The Regional Import Procurement goes Live this month, while the Ocean Export Procurement will be fully operational as from July 2017. See below the new EMEA Regional Ocean Freight Org Chart along with roles & responsibilities.
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