New Global Head of Technology for Damco
By Jacob Puthenparambil
Damco has appointed Leo Bischoff as the new Global Head of the technology industry segment, effective November 1.
Leo Bischoff brings to Damco 30 years of experience in supply chain strategy and operational activities: procurement, logistics, distribution, customs & compliance, materials, manufacturing, planning, order management, outsourcing and cost management at companies like Hewlett-Packard, Compaq and Coca-Cola. Leaving HP in May 2012 Leo Bischoff’s last role was as Vice President of Worldwide Logistics.
“I am extremely excited about the opportunity to work with Leo in the technology space, as his knowledge and experience will enable us to make a breakthrough in our efforts to build a strong value proposition for technology customers,” says Eric Herman, Global CCO of Damco.
“It is a clear ambition to make the technology sector a major contributor to our business, supporting our strategy to diversify our business further,” he adds.
Leo Bischoff will be based in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and will be working very closely with the Damco technology team members around the globe.
“I am very excited to join Damco and look forward to working with this talented team to further enhance the technology industry logistics solutions offered to Damco’s customers”, Leo Bischoff says.
Leo Bischoff holds an MBA degree in Business Strategies from Universidade Luterana do Brasil.