Jake Swanson

Jake Swanson

Global Head, Sector Strategy DHL Industrial Projects

Jake Swanson is the Global Head of Sector Strategy for EPC Projects at DHL Industrial Projects. He has worked in the transportation and logistics industry for over 15 years, and has experience on the shipper, carrier and freight forwarder sides of the industry. He graduated from the United States Merchant Marine Academy with a Bachelor of Science in Logistics and Intermodal Transportation and then spent a year sailing on container vessels. Swanson holds a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Houston.
DHL Industrial Projects provides the safe, compliant and reliable management of project logistics for oversized cargo and heavy lifts, as well as deep-sea chartering activity. The solution includes global multi-supplier projects, from pick-up to consolidation and delivery, to fabrication facilities and final project job sites.

Being a part of DHL Global Forwarding with around 30,000 employees in more than 190 countries and territories, we are able to offer a variety of routing options and meet the increasing demand for multimodal shipments globally.

Excellence. Simply delivered. is our customer promise. For DHL Industrial Projects that promise is achieved through the extensive sector and project forwarding expertise of our team, the strength of our global network, a zero-tolerance compliance environment, and a strong Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) culture that permeates through everything we do.

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Wednesday 29/09/2021

From 14:25 To 15:05

09/29/2021 14:25 09/29/2021 15:05 Carriers and Shippers Navigate Rates and Capacity This session will bring together top experts to discuss the outlook and impact of the current ‘sky high’ freight rates on the supply chain. Our panellists will evaluate how they see these rates shaping through the coming year and how carriers are navigating the situation while maintaining working partnerships with their clients. Capacity is one of the biggest challenges, so our panel will look at whether carriers will be able to address this issue in time to fulfill shippers’ needs by 2023-2024 and how stakeholders need to come together to ensure fleets are built to manage key cargos of the future.   

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"Carriers and Shippers Navigate Rates and Capacity"

Anders Hyrup Andy Young Jake Swanson Lana Warren
Time and date

Wednesday 29/09/2021

From 14:25 To 15:05

09/29/2021 14:25 09/29/2021 15:05 Carriers and Shippers Navigate Rates and Capacity This session will bring together top experts to discuss the outlook and impact of the current ‘sky high’ freight rates on the supply chain. Our panellists will evaluate how they see these rates shaping through the coming year and how carriers are navigating the situation while maintaining working partnerships with their clients. Capacity is one of the biggest challenges, so our panel will look at whether carriers will be able to address this issue in time to fulfill shippers’ needs by 2023-2024 and how stakeholders need to come together to ensure fleets are built to manage key cargos of the future.   

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Breakbulk Main Stage
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