Stacey J Brown has joined leading global logistics service provider, DB Schenker as Chief Human Resources Officer for the Americas. In her new role, effective August 03, Brown is responsible for executing and developing the strategic direction of Human Resources across the region.
Brown has experience of more than 20 years of holding HR and legal leadership roles. Most recently, Brown served as Vice-President of Human Resources and Labor Relations for Walgreens where she created and implemented strategies for talent management, organisational design, engagement and change leadership. In her newly appointed role, Brown is primarily focusing on the organisational development, career development and talent acquisition.
Brown said in a statement, “I am looking forward to joining DB Schenker and contributing to the company’s market leadership position through impactful talent strategies and programs that attract and retain the best talent. “It is clear to me that DB Schenker prioritises its people and has built an inclusive culture that I’m honored to become a part of and further influence,” the statement added.
Hessel Verhage, CEO for the Region Americas said in a statement, “I am very excited that Stacey chose to join the DB Schenker organisation. Her vast human resources and labor relations experience coupled with her down to earth pragmatic approach will be extremely valuable in executing our objectives across the region. Our people have always been the heart of our business and I know Stacey will further enhance this to be an everyday priority.”