Sarah Kreienbühl will become a member of the Board of Directors of Kühne+Nagel International AG and Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) on April 1, 2023, succeeding Lothar Harings, who will retire in June 2023.
Lothar Harings, Member of the Executive Board and CHRO of Kühne+Nagel International AG, will end his long career with the Group and retire at his own request upon reaching the age of 63 on June 30, 2023.
As part of a future-oriented succession planning, Kühne+Nagel was able to recruit Sarah Kreienbühl (born 1970, Swiss and French nationality) as a highly qualified executive. As of April 1, 2023, she will be a member of the Kühne+Nagel Executive Board and will be responsible for global human resources management as well as sustainability, an area of utmost strategic importance for the company.
Sarah Kreienbühl has many years of leadership experience at executive level in various industries; since 2018 as a member of the General Management at Migros, Switzerland’s largest private employer with around 100,000 employees.
Dr. Joerg Wolle, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Kühne+Nagel International AG, says: “We are very pleased to appoint Sarah Kreienbühl, an outstandingly qualified executive with a winning personality, to the General Management of Kühne+Nagel. We would like to take this opportunity to thank Lothar Harings for his many years of commitment and remarkable contribution.”
With more than 79,000 employees at over 1,300 locations in over 100 countries, the Kühne+Nagel Group.
Is one of the largest logistics service providers in the world. It operates in ocean, air, road and contract logistics, with a focus on integrated logistics solutions.
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