Simon Fich appointed Managing Director of Kuehne+Nagel Korea
Kuehne+Nagel, one of the world's leading logistics companies, is pleased to announce Simon Fich as Managing Director Kuehne+Nagel Korea starting August 1, 2021. In this role, Simon Fich will be responsible for overseeing the company's operations in Korea, leading 200 logistics experts.
Simon has held several leadership positions in the Asia Pacific in a logistics career spanning two decades. He joined Kuehne+Nagel in 2011, holding positions in Shanghai, Hong Kong, Taipei and Switzerland.
“I am pleased to have Simon on board. Simon Fich brings a wealth of Asian experience and knowledge to this important role, and has an exceptional track record of growing businesses and delivering strategic transformation. I am confident that he will continue to build on the excellent foundation laid by JW Chung, who retires after 38 years with Kuehne+Nagel,” said Jens Drewes, President of Kuehne+Nagel Asia Pacific.
Simon Fich said: “The successful tenure of JW Chung humbles me. I look forward to building on the strong foundation put in place and continue to grow Kuehne+Nagel Korea.”
With 74,000 employees at 1,400 locations in over 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.