Schenker India today announced the appointment of Vishal Sharma as its new chief executive officer for India and the Indian sub-continent.
The logistics company is part of DB Schenker, the transport and logistics division of the Deutsche Bahn Group in Germany.
"Schenker India Pvt Ltd...is pleased to announce that Vishal Sharma has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer India and the Indian sub-continent, with effect from 2nd May 2018," the company said in a statement.
Sharma will succeed Oliver Bohm who has taken up a new role as Europe Chief Commercial Officer after spending 20 years in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region.
Sharma would report to Ditlev Blicher, chief executive officer, DB Schenker in APAC.
Sharma said, "These are exciting times ahead, especially in the India logistics market. I'm looking forward to engaging with our customers across the various industries, to develop solutions for enabling and transforming their supply chains across India and the rest of the world."
Schenker India is one of the providers of integrated logistics services in the India. It offers a complete range of international air and ocean freight, contract logistics and global supply chain solutions from a single source.