sennder strengthens leadership team with Adeola Ogunwole, Senior Director, Marketing and Communications
BERLIN, May 18, 2021 – sennder, Europe’s leading digital freight forwarder, announces the appointment of Adeola Ogunwole as Senior Director, Marketing and Communications.
As sennder’s latest senior hire based in its Berlin headquarters, Adeola will be driving the execution of sennder’s marketing and communication strategy. She will seek to increase awareness of and interest in sennder’s brand, products and services, while working with the commercial teams to grow the pipeline of prospective shippers and carriers.
With sennder significantly expanding its commercial network to include 12,500 trucks servicing several German DAX 30 and Euro Stoxx 50 shippers, communicating sennder’s differentiated value proposition will be more crucial than ever before.
Adeola brings over twenty years of experience in B2B and B2C marketing, having held recent leadership roles at HERE Technologies, Channel Advisor and Hult International Business School. Additionally, she holds an MBA from Harvard Business School. Adeola’s experience creating scalable strategies for both multinational corporations and geographically diverse SMEs makes her a great fit for navigating sennder’s new challenge, accommodating the demands of a growing European network.
“It’s a great pleasure to welcome Adeola to sennder. Adeola has a proven track record in scaling Marketing teams and a true belief in our vision – digitalizing the transportation sector and making logistics fit for a sustainable future. I look forward to working with her as we continue expanding sennder’s value proposition and communicating it to carriers and shippers alike.” Says Tom Christenson, Chief Operating Officer at sennder.”
“sennder has been on an incredible journey, demonstrating how digitalization can transform transportation and logistics for the better. The company has already built a strong reputation as an innovator and industry leader for digital freight forwarding. I’m excited by the opportunity to further grow sennder into a global brand and strengthen our connection with carriers and shippers” says Adeola Ogunwole Senior Director, Marketing and Communications.
sennder was founded in 2015 by David Nothacker, Julius Köhler and Nicolaus Schefenacker and is now the leading digital European freight forwarder, offering shippers access to our connected fleet of thousands of trucks. In a traditional industry sennder is moving fast and focuses on the digitalization and automation of all road logistics processes. sennder manages over 12,500 trucks across Europe with an over 840-people strong team. By leveraging its proprietary technology, sennder builds an ecosystem that leads the industry into the 21st century with a new degree of transparency, efficiency and flexibility. sennder is backed by some of Europe’s leading investors including Accel, Lakestar, HV Capital, Project A, Next47, Scania Growth Capital, Earlybird and Perpetual. Additionally, sennder joined forces with industry champions Scania and Siemens to assure innovation and state of the art offerings. For further information, please visit us on our website and LinkedIn.