VANCOUVER : Kuehne+Nagel, one of the world’s leading logistics companies, is delighted to announce the appointment of Dianna Fioravanti-Ashikwe as Managing Director for Canada as of June 1, 2022. In her tenure she will be overseeing the company’s operations, leading 1.800 logistics experts.
Dianna brings extensive experience and knowledge to Kuehne+Nagel. She has held several leadership roles at the Swiss-based Group, most recently as Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Kuehne+Nagel Canada. Before this, she served as the Managing Director of Nacora and GFH Canada (owned subsidiaries of Kuehne+Nagel). She transitioned to lead the insurance business for the North America region and was an integral part of the North America Leadership Team.
Marcus Bennett, President of Kuehne+Nagel North America, says: “Dianna’s proven track record of successful leadership will serve the Kuehne+Nagel Canada organization very well. I am confident, she will take our Canadian business forward and create incredible value in the years ahead. Her vision for the future and her ability to draw out the best of those around her will truly be a fantastic addition to the North American team.”
Dianna has received awards such as the 2020 Insurance Business Canada Elite Women and more. She holds an Honours Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Waterloo and an Honours Chartered Insurance Professional designation (CIP) from the Insurance Institute of Canada. Dianna currently serves as the Executive Co-Sponsor and Board Member of the Canadian Women in Logistics Leadership (WILL) chapter.