DHL Express, the world’s foremost international express service provider, has unveiled key leadership changes in the Asia Pacific region to drive ongoing growth. Yung C. Ooi has been appointed as Asia Pacific’s Senior Vice President for Commercial, succeeding Yasmin Khan, who has retired after a commendable 23-year tenure at DHL Group. Yung, previously the Country Manager for DHL Express Taiwan, is poised to lead the new Commercial function for DHL Express Asia Pacific.
Effective January 1, 2024, Andy Chiang transitions from Head of Global Strategic Finance for DHL Express to Managing Director for DHL Express Hong Kong & Macau. Ji Hun (Michael) Han assumes the role of Managing Director for DHL Express Korea, succeeding Byung Koo Han, who has retired after 16 years at DHL Group. Chee Choong Ng, former Managing Director for DHL Express Hong Kong & Macau, succeeds Yung C. Ooi as the Managing Director for DHL Express Taiwan.
Ken Lee, CEO for Asia Pacific, DHL Express, emphasized the significance of the region as a key driver for global growth and expressed confidence in the team’s ability to lead the way. The strategic appointments align with DHL Express’s commitment to nurturing talent from within, offering rewarding career progression opportunities.
- Yung C. Ooi – Senior Vice President for Commercial, DHL Express Asia Pacific:
Yung, previously the Managing Director for DHL Express Taiwan, will spearhead the company’s commercial strategy in the dynamic Asia Pacific region. His expertise in sales management and brand marketing communications positions him to capitalize on business growth opportunities and enhance customer experience through data analytics.
- Andy Chiang – Managing Director for DHL Express Hong Kong & Macau:
Andy, with over 30 years of experience at DHL Express, transitions from Head of Global Strategic Finance to lead DHL Express operations in Hong Kong & Macau. Leveraging his strong finance background, he aims to uphold the company’s legacy of reliability and adaptability in the region.
- Ji Hun (Michael) Han – Managing Director for DHL Express Korea:
Ji Hun (Michael) Han, promoted from Vice President, Commercial, DHL Express Korea, brings extensive experience in sales, marketing, and general management to lead DHL Express operations in one of the world’s largest e-commerce markets.
- Chee Choong Ng – Managing Director for DHL Express Taiwan:
Chee Choong Ng, a logistics veteran and people leader, takes the helm as Managing Director for DHL Express Taiwan. His experience in navigating operational challenges positions him to expand the company’s presence and strengthen customer relationships.
These strategic changes aim to fortify DHL Express’s position in the Asia Pacific region, reflecting its commitment to sustained growth and excellence in service delivery.