Logistics startup Sendy appoints Ex-DHL Exec as its Commercial Director to bring in more businesses

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Kenyan logistics platform Sendy has appointed Mr. Victor Mwangi as the Commercial Director to head its commercial activities in Africa as it continues with its growth and expansion plans.

Mr. Mwangi will be responsible for shaping Sendy’s market strategy and steer the company in an upward growth trajectory.

Prior to his appointment, Mr. Mwangi worked at DHL Express as Head of Sales, East & Southern Africa overseeing 12 countries where he was responsible for leading the development and execution of the company’s commercial strategy. He led his region to a double digit growth during his tenure. He also held Sales Development Manager East & Agent Countries and Station Manager, Mombasa within the same company.

Commenting on his appointment, Mr. Mwangi said, “I am pleased to take up this new role. Sendy is changing the way logistics is done through technology. I am thrilled and excited to be part of this journey and ensuring that we solve the complexities of logistics in a simple and transparent manner through technology. I strongly believe that Sendy as the next big logistics platform across the continent, is poised to solve Africa’s logistics challenges.”

In a statement, Sendy Founder and CEO Mr. Meshack Alloys said that Mr.Mwangi’s addition to the company is a big move and part of Sendy’s overall strategy becoming the preferred logistics partner in Africa.

“We are proud to have Mr.Victor Mwangi on board. He brings in a wealth of experience in the logistics sector. Victor has proven himself to be a highly flexible leader and brings over 10 years experience in Commercial Management, Logistics Management, Customer Service and Operations. We are excited to see him lead our commercial units in his new position.” Mr. Alloys said.

Mr. Mwangi will be taking over Sendy’s commercial activities at a time when the company seeks to get more businesses to its platform in Kenya and other African countries in the coming months.

He’s a BCom Graduate, University of Nairobi, Diploma IT, City & Guilds UK, Certified international specialist in logistics Maverick UK and Certified International manager from NKD Learning UK.