*This appointment is an honour
Maureen Adibuah has been appointed by DHL Global Forwarding, the leading provider of air, sea and road freight services as Country Manager for Nigeria.
The industry veteran who possess strong local market knowledge and has risen through the ranks in different portfolios. She will report directly to Daniella De Pauw, CEO, DHL Global Forwarding Sub-Saharan Africa.
Maureen first joined the DHL family in 2001, taking on various roles within the DHL Express business division. These included Credit Control, Sales, Customer Service, Customer Management and Operations roles. She also played an instrumental role in growing the oil and energy sector during her time with the division, including the introduction of cross-border trucking for key customers.
In September 2013, Maureen expanded her foray in the logistics industry by joining DHL Global Forwarding as Branch Manager for Port Harcourt in Nigeria.
Under her leadership, she positively transformed the business to target the oil and energy sector more effectively, leading to positive growth results.
From an Operations’ perspective, she streamlined and reorganised the station to achieve operation excellence and year-on-year revenue growth of 300%.
In recognition of her capabilities, she was a part of the Regional High Potentials and joined the Build Your Skills Program (BYS) in 2015. Her most recent role saw her taking on the helm as Operations Manager for the Middle East and Africa region from 2016 to 2017.
Maureen Adibuah, Country Manager for Nigeria, DHL Global Forwarding said, “It is an honour to be appointed for this role as it marks another career milestone. I’m excited to work with my team of committed logistics experts, to drive business success for our customers. Most importantly, I will leverage my industry know-hows and experience to add value to the business.”
Maureen holds a Degree in Law, Higher National Diploma in Fine and Applied Arts from University of Calabar and Institute of Management and Technology Enugu, Nigeria. She is also enrolled as a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria.