Steve Hoffman was appointed as global head for the industrial vertical at Copenhagen, Denmark-based Damco on Aug. 1.

Hoffman will be responsible for developing the global strategy for Damco’s customers within the areas of industrial manufacturing, according to a news release.

Damco appoints global head for the industrial verticalHoffman has more than 30 years of industry experience in operations, business development and account management.

Before coming to third party logistics provider Damco, Hoffman was with Kuehne + Nagel. He also worked for Panalpina as the global leader of the automotive vertical.

He will report to global head of strategic sales Steve Sienkiewicz.

“We are very happy to see Steve join Damco,” Sienkiewicz said in the release. “He brings a wealth of experience in his field and I look forward to working with him to bring Damco’s expertise even further into the industrials segment.”