Geodis appoints Leif Voelcker as Managing director India

Geodis announces the appointment of Leif Voelcker as Managing Director of Geodis India. Leif will be also responsible for managing Geodis’ South Asian Cluster organization. In his new role, Leif Voelcker will be responsible for the growth & development of the company in one of its markets of strategic focus. Within the next five years Geodis aims to grow its […]

Rene Bach-Larsen appointed Cluster MD for Geodis Wilson in Singapore & South East Asia

Geodis Wilson is pleased to announce the appointment of Rene Bach-Larsen as Cluster Managing Director of Singapore & South East Asia.  Looking forward to his new role of developing Geodis Wilson’s business in one of Asia’s most dynamic economical hubs, Rene says, “The South East Asia market—Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam—is certainly often overlooked as a growth area because […]

Geodis Wilson Honours Its Innovators

Geodis Wilson has once more honoured its employees who have shown particular creative prowess, as the Company announces the winners of its annual “Innovation Masters Award” recognising outstanding internal innovative initiatives throughout the logistic service provider’s global network. The Innovation Masters Award (IMA) is Geodis Wilson’s internal competition designed to stimulate innovative thinking and to improve the performance, processes and […]

Geodis Wilson appoints new Managing Director for Colombia

Bogota D.C., Colombia April 3, 2013 – Geodis Wilson is pleased to announce the appointment of Santiago Jimeno as the new Managing Director of Colombia with immediate effect.  Santiago will have full responsibility for all Geodis Wilson operations in the country and will report directly to John Gallahan, Regional Vice-President – Americas. Santiago is replacing Leif Voelcker who has relocated to […]

Geodis Brazil to Exhibit at Intermodal South America

Geodis Brazil will be exhibiting at this year’s Intermodal South America at the Transamerica Expo Center, Sao Paulo, Brazil, from Tuesday, 2nd April until Thursday, 4th April 2013. Geodis Brazil is a subsidiary of Geodis Wilson, one of the world’s leading freight management companies.  “Brazil represents a focus market for our company’s development strategy”, says Chris Cahill, Managing Director Geodis […]

Ivy Boyer Becomes Geodis Wilson’s New CMO

Global freight management company Geodis Wilson has announced the appointment of Ivy Boyer as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). She succeeds Kim Pedersen, who recently became Executive Vice President of Geodis Wilson. Ivy Boyer will be driving the business development strategy of Geodis Wilson worldwide. “Globally we are experiencing a very dynamic and fast changing market. To identify and anticipate those […]

Geodis Wilson to Exhibit at Cruise Shipping Miami

Global freight management and logistics provider Geodis Wilson will be exhibiting at this year’s Cruise Shipping Miami which will take place at the Beach Convention Centre, Miami Beach, Florida, from Monday, 11th March until Friday, 15th March 2013.  Miami, March 4, 2013.Geodis Wilson runs a global network of teams dedicated to the marine logistics industry along the entire breadth of […]

Geodis wins e-commerce logistics contract with Castorama in France

Geodis has won a call for bids launched by the DIY retailer Castorama on home deliveries in France of website orders. The new, three-year contract further strengthens the collaborative effort in transport and logistics services started up by the two groups in 2005. Geodis is using a new, 24,000-m2 warehouse (operational since the first week of 2013) in Saint-Quentin-Fallavier in […]

Wind Turbines by Rail – SNCF Geodis and Vestas Initiate a Shift for the Industry

Global logistics provider SNCF Geodis and Vestas, the world’s leading wind turbine manufacturer, launched a breakthrough concept in the transportation for wind turbine blades. For the first time in Europe 55-metre long wind blades have been delivered by rail, from Germany to Denmark, generating significant reductions in transport time, costs and CO2-emissions. “We took an innovative approach to lowering the […]

Geodis strengthens its position in Hungary with the acquisition of MF Cargo

Geodis has acquired MF Cargo, a transport business serving FMCG and Retail clients in Hungary with a proprietary truck fleet. MF Cargo is complementary to Geodis Hungary, being a frequent transport subcontractor for Geodis for key clients. With the acquisition of MF Cargo, Geodis achieves several objectives: – respond to local market demand and reinforce the client portfolio, – develop a true national […]