Wednesday, July 27, 2011

GAC Logistics Strengthens Marketing Presence in Europe

New Appointments Made
Shipping News Feature

GERMANY / SCANDANAVIA – GAC Logistics has expanded its European shipping marketing team with the appointment of Niko Steindamm. As Marketing Manager – Shipping and based in Bremen, Germany, Steindamm will promote GAC's global shipping and related services to the maritime and commodity/trading communities in Germany, Poland, the Czech Republic and Slovakia.

Prior to joining GAC, Steindamm worked in sales and operations for a large container line in Germany, and for a ro-ro owner/operator specialising in project movements throughout the Baltic region.

At the same time, Capt. Tom Bjorklund has also joined GAC’s Shipping Marketing team in Europe and will be based in Stockholm. Previously based in Dubai as Director of GAC’s Global Hub Services, he has been appointed as Marketing Manager - Shipping, responsible for Scandinavia, Iceland, Belarus and the Baltic, with effect from 1 August 2011. Peter Osterman, the Marketing Manager previously based in Stockholm, takes over as Director, Global Hub Services in Dubai.

(pic: Left Tom Bjorklund; Right Niko Steindamm)