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DB Schenker has appointed Mike Fahy as the new CEO for DB Schenker, Region Americas.

Mr Fahy has been EVP of contract logistics in the Americas since November 2020. In his new role, he will have full responsibilities for all P&L aspects across the Americas, including more than 10,000 employees in 123 locations. DB Schenker’s Americas presence includes Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Guatemala, Mexico, Panama, Peru, US and Venezuela.

Jochen Thewes, CEO, DB Schenker said: “I am delighted to announce the promotion and immediate start of Mike Fahy as the chief executive officer for DB Schenker, Region Americas.

“Filling this important position from within our own ranks proves once again the enormous talent and quality of our leadership team on all continents. Mike combines widespread experience in both transport and logistics with a deep expertise in end-to-end forwarding solutions. I am most impressed with what he has achieved for our customers during his time at DB Schenker.”

Mr Fahy’s career before DB Schenker includes COO for an oil & gas distribution company owned by Simon Group Holdings and CEO of their technology companies. Prior to that he held several positions at Syncreon culminating as president of the technology segment.

Mr Fahy took over responsibility on September 1 from Mr Thewes, who held the position on an interim basis in a dual role.

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