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Leschaco appointed David Williams as Global Head of Tank Container and Maximilian Nause as Global Head of Sales

Bremen | January 2024: Leschaco, a leading player in the logistics sector, is happy to announce the appointment of David Williams as the new Global Head of Tank Container. His predecessor, Maximilian Nause is taking over responsibility as Global Head of Sales as of January 01, 2024.

David Williams brings a wealth of experience to his new role, demonstrated in a wide range of various previous positions. With a strong track record in Shipping and Logistics & Services he is a business leader with extensive experience proven in various senior management roles since 1991 in AP Møller - Maersk Group. Prior to joining Leschaco Group, David was Vice President, Africa Region Managing Director (Maersk).

As Global Head of Tank Container, David Williams will be responsible for overseeing and driving the strategic initiatives of Leschaco’s tank container operations worldwide. His role will involve collaborating with key stakeholders, managing global teams, and further driving innovative solutions to enhance operational efficiency and customer satisfaction.

Leschaco's CEO, Constantin Conrad, expressed his excitement about David's appointment, stating, "We are delighted to welcome David Williams to our leadership team. With him at the helm, we are setting the stage for the successful continuation of our Tank Container story. His global vision, interpersonal skills, and dedication to excellence align perfectly with our values and goals. We believe that this new and complementary addition to our Group is an exciting step forward in our journey toward ambitious growth, sustainable success and operational excellence.”

David Williams commented, "I am honored to join the Leschaco Group at such an exciting time. The global tank container industry is dynamic and full of potential. I look forward to working with the talented teams at Leschaco to capitalize on opportunities, drive innovation, and deliver exceptional value to our customers."

Maximilian Nause, former Global Head of Tank Container, is taking over responsibility as Global Head of Sales as of January 01, 2024. In this new role, he will not only lead the global sales organisation of the Leschaco Group but will also drive the global implementation and investments of the new sales strategy aimed at enhancing the sales structure further for the benefit of their valued customers worldwide. Maximilian Nause, coming from within the Leschaco Group, brings a deep understanding of products, services and customer needs. By fine-tuning the sales approach, the globally active logistics service provider will be able to respond even better to the evolving customer needs and preferences as well as regional specificities, ensuring a more personalized customer experience.

"Our robust and powerful sales organization is the driving force behind our success, consistently exceeding targets and setting new standards for customer satisfaction. We are excited to see Maximilian Nause take on this pivotal role. His in-depth knowledge of our business and unwavering commitment to customer satisfaction makes him the ideal person to lead our global sales efforts and drive positive change," concluded Constantin Conrad.

Maximilian Nause commented: “I am thrilled and deeply privileged to assume the role of Global Head of Sales, a position that holds both significance and promise as we chart our course towards achieving the corporate strategy goals set for 2030. Our shared commitment to excellence, customer satisfaction, and ethical business practices will be the guiding principles as we forge ahead.”

Company information: The Leschaco Group is a traditional, owner-managed logistics service provider and offers intercontinental logistics solutions for sea and air freight as well as contract logistics and tank container operation. As proven partner for leading companies in plant construction and mechanical engineering, automotive, chemical and related industries, producers of consumer goods and pharmaceuticals. Leschaco offers comprehensive logistics solutions from one single source. Our globally standardised IT–environment guarantees the required high process transparency. The company was founded under the name of Lexzau, Scharbau by Wilhelm Lexzau and Julius Scharbau in Hamburg in 1879. Today, the group is represented in 24 countries worldwide. This network is supported by a carefully selected network of agents. The company insists on a sustainable business development and its headquarters are in Bremen.