A woman at the helm: Florence Noblot appointed CEO of DHL International Express FranceRoissy France, 03/26/2008, 10:30 AM CET
Florence Noblot has been appointed CEO of the express air business of DHL France. Florence Noblot is heading a business unit with a workforce of 1,500 employees located at 35 sites. She will primarily be responsible for setting up DHL's new air network in France that is linked to the opening of the new European hub at Leipzig.
Backed by 15 years of experience within DHL, Florence Noblot fully understands transport, logistics and the expectations of customers. She worked for five years at the European headquarters in Brussels and for five years in Singapore and Shanghai, at the center of DHL's Key Account structure. She has been Vice President of DHL Global Customer Solutions for the Asia-Pacific region since May 2006, managing DHL's 100 major international customers.
In taking up her new duties as CEO of DHL International Express France, Florence Noblot joins the DHL Express Europe Divisional Board and will report directly to Scott Price, CEO DHL Express Europe.
Summary of Florence Noblot's professional career:
Graduate of the University of Paris-ASSAS, Florence Noblot, married with 2 children, has resolutely steered her career towards the international arena.
She began her professional career in marketing and went on to be responsible for key accounts with Xerox. She joined DHL France in 1993, where she was responsible for key accounts in the high tech sector. In 1998, she took over international responsibility for DHL's top customers and was based at DHL's headquarters in Brussels.
In 2003, she left for Singapore to work for DHL's high tech customers in the Asia-Pacific region. In May 2006, she was appointed to the position of Vice President of DHL Global Customer Solutions for the Asia-Pacific region, taking over responsibility for DHL's top 100 international customers in the region.