Roger Crook resigns from the board of DP DHL and as CEO of Global Forwarding, Freight

Deutsche Post DHL announced that Roger Crook, Member of the Management Board of Deutsche Post DHL Group and CEO of Global Forwarding, Freight, has stepped down from his mandate for personal reasons.

The company stated that the supervisory board thanked Roger Crook, who has held leading positions within the group from 1988, for his longstanding service and acknowledged his commitment in leading the division in a continuously challenging business environment.

Pending the appointment of a new Board Member for Global Forwarding, Freight, Frank Appel, CEO of Deutsche Post DHL Group, will take on the corresponding responsibilities in a dual role.

For the operational management of the Global Forwarding business, Renato Chiavi, has been named interim CEO. Chiavi already led successfully the Ocean and Air freight business for former DHL Danzas between 1995 and 2006.

Amadou Diallo remains CEO Freight, responsible for Road and Rail Transport services.