DHL Global Forwarding appoints new Cambodia Country Manager

DHL Global Forwarding has announced the appointment of Oliver Wu as Country Manager, Cambodia, with effect from 27 March 2016. In his new role, Oliver is due to report directly to Clement Blanc, Managing Director, DHL Global Forwarding Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos.

Based in Phnom Penh, Oliver is expected to lead and manage DHL Global Forwarding’s business activities in the country, and be responsible for driving growth in international freight forwarding, transportation, warehousing, and value-added logistics services. 

Clement Blanc, Managing Director, DHL Global Forwarding Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos said, “One of the fastest-growing among Asia’s developing economies, Cambodia has enjoyed sustained economic growth in recent years, driven by garment exports, real estate, and construction. There are yet more opportunities for further development on the horizon, with the economy projected to grow further by 7.2 percent in 2016. Initiatives such as the ASEAN Economic Community will also open up markets for the free flow of goods, capital and labor. We are very pleased to have Oliver join the team as DHL Global Forwarding continues to establish its footprint here. With more than 10 years of experience in freight forwarding, Oliver has the strategic insights that would be invaluable as we grow our business in tandem with the country.”

According to the announcement, Wu has over a decade of experience in the freight forwarding market. His most recent role was Key Account Manager for Life Sciences and Chemical, DHL Global Forwarding China.