Andreas Polychronakos becomes Global Sales Director of Röhlig Logistics
Bremen, 22 June 2021 - Owner-managed logistics company Röhlig appointed Andreas Polychronakos as Global Director effective 28 May 2021. The sales expert joined Röhlig Germany as Director Sales in 2018. In January 2021 he was appointed in the role of Global Air Freight Director, based at the Röhlig Head Office in Bremen. He assumes the responsibility of the Global Director roles of both Air Freight and Sales, reporting to Hylton Gray, CEO Sea Freight, Air Freight, Contract Logistics, and Sales.
Hylton Gray explains: "We are pleased to be able to fill this key position of Global Sales Director internally. Andreas Polychronakos is known for his success in developing new customers, expanding the business portfolio, and growing existing partners. In his new role, he will focus on the commercial growth of Röhlig on a global scale.”
Andreas Polychronakos says: “I am very much looking forward to the new task. We have great sales teams - locally and globally - and by working even more closely with them all, I am sure we will achieve our ambitious goals for the coming years. Röhlig has an excellent market position, the drive and flexibility to create dedicated solutions, and the people who make a difference every day. Together as a team, we will ensure significant organic growth.”
Andreas Polychronakos succeeds Gilles Ducarme, who left the company. Polychronakos has over 10 years’ experience in the logistics industry. He holds a degree in industrial engineering and was Senior Director Sales Germany at DSV Air & Sea before he joined Röhlig.