SAINT ALBANS, VERMONT, December 19, 2019 – Skilled international logistics professional Michael Hejlesen joined A.N. Deringer, Inc. as Director of Transportation. He is responsible for the development and growth of Deringer’s international transportation programs and strategies including the recruitment and retention of overseas partners, establishment of key carrier contracts and rate structures, and overall advancement of the import/export freight forwarding line of business. In his new role, Michael will serve on Deringer’s leadership team—a collaborative executive team providing corporate strategic direction.
“Michael’s fresh outlook, passion for building lasting partnerships, and interest in finding creative solutions are a great fit,” shared Deringer’s Chief Administrative Officer, Sandy Mayotte. “Our transportation solutions have been growing, and Michael’s vast experience in freight forwarding will help us to continue to meet clients’ needs, exceed their expectations, and create greater momentum.”
Michael brings more than 20 years of international logistics experience and most recently worked for a large international forwarder/carrier, where he was the Global Head of Ocean LCL. His experience includes developing air/ocean and domestic freight forwarding programs, procurement of carrier contracts, crafting market strategies and engaging with customers, and supporting LCL and FCL freight growth. As a branch manager for an international NVOCC, Michael has also resided in Indonesia where he established new trade lanes and negotiated carrier contracts.
Michael completed a National and International Business Degree at Mariagerfjord Business School in Denmark, and he is bilingual in English and Danish. He currently resides in Tennessee with his family.
Founded in 1919, A.N. Deringer, Inc. is a leading provider of international supply chain solutions including international freight forwarding, Customs brokerage and consulting, warehousing and distribution, cargo insurance, and meat inspection. Deringer combines over 30 US offices with a global agency partnership to facilitate the movement of cargo throughout the world. Learn more at anderinger.com.
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