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DHL eCommerce names new CEO for Asia-Pacific

DHL eCommerce, formerly known as the Deutsche Post MAIL division, has named Malcolm Monteiro as CEO Asia-Pacific, DHL eCommerce.

Monteiro succeeds Patrick Martin, who led Global Mail Asia-Pacific since 2009 and will assume the post of Senior Vice President, Markets and Products, DHL eCommerce at corporate headquarters in Bonn, Germany.

IDeutsche Post DHL re-named the Global Mail unit to DHL eCommerce in May and will now focus more efficiently on e-commerce services — both cross-border and domestic — in Asia-Pacific as well as in the Americas.

The business unit aims to be the preferred global provider of e-commerce related services including e-fulfillment and e-facilitation.

Monteiro will be responsible for overseeing and steering the development of DHL eCommerce as the global e-commerce enabler in the region.

He obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai in 1975 and completed his Post Graduate Degree in Business Management from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, in 1977.