Crane Worldwide Logistics has appointed Jens Osterwald as managing director for Germany.

He joins the company to drive growth and development of Crane Worldwide’s freight forwarding and contract logistics footprint in the country.

To support the projected growth in Germany, Tino Meyer has been appointed to drive the continuous improvement of the railfreight service. Alexandros Kotarakos has also recently joined the Crane Worldwide Logistics team to lead the airfreight division in Germany and handle procurement within the market.

Christian Nielitz, formerly country manager of Germany and based in Düsseldorf, has been promoted to a director of airfreight EMEA on the regional leadership team and will continue to build on the growth in service portfolio and air cargo volumes to and from the region.