New roles for Vanderlande Industries’ Martijn van der Lande and Willem Thielsch
VEGHEL, the Netherlands – Effective from 1 September 2012 Martijn van der Lande has joined the North America team of Vanderlande Industries as General Manager Distribution, Parcel & Postal. Willem Thielsch has been appointed as his successor at the company’s head office in Veghel, the Netherlands, and will take over responsibility as Market Director Parcel & Postal while continuing his responsibilities as Market Director Tires.
“We are proud to announce that Martijn van der Lande will join our US office in Marietta, Georgia. Martijn has extensive industry knowledge and is well known in both the Parcel & Postal and Warehouse Automation fields. He is looking forward to taking up this challenge to share and further extend his knowledge”, said Ewout Cassee, President North America of Vanderlande Industries.
Speaking about the appointment of Willem Thielsch, Vanderlande’s Managing Director Distribution and Parcel & Postal Jan Hulsmann said: “With years of experience in our company we are convinced that Willem is the right person for the job, and we are sure he will be successful in combining both the Parcel & Postal and Tires market segments”.
Photograph: Willem Thielsch (L) and Martijn van der Lande (R)