Chapman Freeborn OBC today announced a series of new appointments as the business continues to expand its global hand-carry services.
The company has gained several experts from the aviation and express logistics industry in order to satisfy the increased demand from the market.
The Cologne-headquartered on board courier (OBC) specialist has promoted Pasquale Bellarosa to the position of director of sales and operations. Bellarosa – who has been with Chapman Freeborn OBC since 2011, will oversee the operational management and account management for existing clients.
Tobias Riener, recently joined the OBC team as director of business development to introduce hand-carry services to new markets. Riener brings with him over a decade of aviation industry experience having previously worked in a senior position with a competitor.
In response to increased demand, the 24-hour operations division has also been strengthened by a further five broker appointments since the start of the year including; Torsten Meller, Stefan Hirche, Andre Dornbusch and brothers Patrik and René Weyrich.
Together bringing a variety of experiences from across the aviation and express logistics industry and a wealth of operational expertise to the company.
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The Cologne-based team works closely with the firm’s additional hand-carry hubs in Hong Kong and the USA – as well as the full Chapman Freeborn network of over 30 locations worldwide – in order to provide the client with optimised transport solutions for their shipment requirements. The news of the appointments in Cologne follows the recent announcement of two further sales professionals hired in India, as the business continues to go from strength to strength in new markets globally.
Nikolai Bergmann, managing director at Chapman Freeborn OBC, said:
“Over the past 10 years we have established ourselves as a leading provider of OBC services and now is the right time to take our capabilities to the next level. We have enriched our team with a wide range of experienced and excellent professionals who continuously develop and diversify our services – enabling us to further grow.”