Austria, October 31, 2011 - Gebrüder Weiss has appointed Vojislav Jevtic, to a new group management position following 15 years as Managing Director of Weiss Ocean + Air Cargo GmbH (WOAC).
Jevtic will assume responsibility for Group Product Management for Seafreight, Project Logistics and Breakbulk Management.
“We are very pleased to have Vojislav Jevtic take on this role where he will take on responsibility for Gebruder Weiss’s core carrier strategies and procurement on key shipping routes. He will also be responsible for expanding project logistics and the break bulk management business,” said Heinz Senger-Weiss, Managing Director of Gebrüder Weiss.
“I am looking forward to the challenge and the new work environment. It is an exciting opportunity and with strategic importance to the group,” said Jevtic.
He will move to the town of Maria Lanzendorf in Austria from his current location in Hamburg.
The Gebrüder Weiss Group
The Gebrüder Weiss Group with its headquarters in Lauterach (Vorarlberg) has over 4,500 employees at 137 locations worldwide. The network includes branches, factories and sites in Austria, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Serbia, Romania, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Ukraine, the United Arab Emirates, India, the Peoples' Republic of China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Japan, the USA and Canada. In the 2009 financial year, the logistics services provider achieved a net turnover of 830 million euros.
The Röhlig group
Röhlig is a Bremen-based transcontinental sea and airfreight forwarding company. With subsidiaries in Europe, Africa, America and in the Asian/Pacific region, Röhlig is present in 29 countries and employs a staff of more than 1850.