Leschaco announces new head of global airfreight

Leschaco has named Oliver Kaut as its new head of global airfreight and global automotive.

Kaut took up his new role at the company on October 1. He replaces former head of global airfreight Antonio Oliveira, who henceforth will focus on his role as managing director of Leschaco Aircargo.

Kaut has 35 years of forwarding experience at organisations including UPS Supply Chain Solutions (formerly known as Menlo Worldwide, Emery Worldwide, Emery Airfreight), Eagle Global Logistics and DHL Global Forwarding.

“We are very happy that with Kaut, we have gained a very experienced and aviation and automotive enthusiastic employee for our group of companies and we wish him every success,” said Jörg Conrad, owner and chief executive of the Leschaco Group.

Share this story

Related Topics

Latest freight forwarder news

Scan Global Logistics set to expand to Brazil with latest deal

Fast-growing freight forwarder Scan Global Logistics (SGL) looks set to continue its global expansion with the addition of a presence…

Read More

Share this story

Mondiale VGL expands in Asia with Interunion takeover

New Zealand-headquartered freight forwarding and logistics company Mondiale VGL has acquired Southeast Asia-based multimodal forwarder Interunion. Prior to the acquisition,…

Read More

Share this story

OIA expands to Ireland with acquisition of Sandford Freight

US supply chain services company OIA Global has extended its European network to Ireland with the acquisition of Dublin-based multimodal…

Read More

Share this story