Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, and the provider of operational technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency for leading organizations throughout the global shipping industry, announced today that they have appointed seasoned technology and supply chain leader, Kim Kuesel as Vice President and General Manager of the Americas.
With over 20 years of supply chain experience, Kuesel has held a variety of leadership positions where she focused on supply chain technology, management consulting and retail supply chain management. Her previous experience includes senior roles at Infor, GT Nexus, Clarkston Consulting, RH, and Williams Sonoma, where she was focused on accelerating innovation and growth through the use of technology. Through her deep experience with the intricacies and challenges in digitizing large-scale supply chain operations, Kuesel has been able to deliver world class solutions that yield measurable business results for the organizations she’s worked at. As Vice President and GM of the Americas at Navis, Kim will focus on customer value, bringing the shipper view to the products and services Navis offers and expanding the business in the Americas.
“As a result of the unprecedented events of this year, there has been a bigger focus on supply chain and logistics, which have made innovative solutions in the industry more important than ever,” said Kim Kuesel, Vice President and GM of the Americas, Navis. “I am excited to work at a leading technology company in the ocean shipping industry and look forward to lending my expertise to plan and execute strategies in the Americas to propel Navis’ business forward.”