Freight forwarding and supply chain management company Damco recently appointed Ivan Thuynsma as global head of mining, effective Sept. 3, and Leo Bischoff as global head of technology, effective Nov. 1.
Thuynsma will be responsible for the global development of customers in and around the mining industry. He is experienced in the mining supply chain and the shipping of finished products, Damco said, and previously worked for UTi for 10 years.
Bischoff will be based in Sao Paulo and will work on enhancing technology industry logistics solutions offered to Damco customers. He has 30 years of experience in supply chain strategy.