Kerry Logistics Network Limited has appointed Martin Stoekenbroek as its new managing director of Europe, the Middle East and Africa, with immediate effect.


According to Kerry, Stoekenbroek is based in Amsterdam and will lead the company’s international freight forwarding business in the EMEA region and be in charge of its strategic development, focusing particularly on strengthening Kerry’s foothold and business portfolio.


Self Photos / Files - Martin Stoekenbroek


“Kerry Logistics has been going from strength to strength through its worldwide expansion,” he said. “I am honoured to have the opportunity to apply my knowledge and experience to lead a strong team and help to propel the group’s further development in the EMEA region. At a time when the global supply chain is in flux, I look forward to contributing to Kerry Logistics’ progress and overcoming challenges to reinforce its position as a leading logistics partner connecting EMEA to the rest of the world.”


Stoekenbroek has more than 30 years of experience in the industry, specializing in EMEA and global roles, and brings with him supply chain knowledge, insights and expertise. He was the senior vice president of global air freight at Geodis prior to this appointment, and has previously worked for other industry players including Wilson Logistics and TNT Freight Management.


“We warmly welcome Martin to our team,” said Mathieu Biron, managing director of global freight forwarding at Kerry Logistics. “Having built his career in logistics within the EMEA region for decades, Martin possesses an in-depth knowledge of our business in the region and a thorough understanding of the changing conditions of our industry. He will be a vital part of our ongoing global expansion, providing visionary guidance as we realise our long-term strategy.”