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DACHSER Indonesia - the management

With the help of forward-thinking business concepts, DACHSER has, over the past decades, developed into one of the world’s leading logistics service providers. The company’s innovative power is based on the DACHSER Business Units, which form stable economic pillars and encompass the entire portfolio of logistics services, as well as the collaborative ethos of experienced executives.  

The executives share common basic values and goals and see it as their core mission to strengthen the group against future requirements and to drive the expansion of DACHSER. Their combined expertise and commitment to sustainable business practices guarantee the long-term profitability and future viability of DACHSER.

The structure of DACHSER’s Executive Board can be found on our corporate website.

Edoardo Podestà - Managing Director Air & Sea Logistics Asia Pacific

Edoardo Podestà, born 1962 in Italy, has been Managing Director Air & Sea Logistics Asia Pacific since 2014. He is in charge of 12 business areas of DACHSER’s Asia Pacific Business Unit. Prior to this, Podestá was Managing Director at Züst Ambrosetti Far East Ltd., a joint venture with DACHSER. In 2003, when DACHSER took full control of the company and renamed it DACHSER Far East Ltd., Podestá ensured a smooth transition. He has steered the growth of the Far East entity before extending his scope of responsibility to the Asia Pacific region. Podestá has held a variety of positions in the logistics industry in Asia for more than 25 years.

Lewis Hawken - Managing Director Air & Sea Logistics Indonesia

Lewis Hawken is the Managing Director Air & Sea Logistics Indonesia joining since July 2017. Born in New Zealand, Hawken has an extensive multinational background. After a two year apprenticeship in London he continued to work for a large multinational in Auckland which led to roles in Australia and Indonesia. Spending over 25 years within the industry, Hawken brings extensive experience having served many years in senior management including Managing Director positions in Indonesia before he joined DACHSER. Hawken is firmly committed to driving operational excellence and fostering growth within the Indonesian archipelago.