DHL Industrial projects hires new Semiconductors head

DHL Industrial Projects hires new Semiconductor department head

John Lu; Photo DHL Freight Forwarding

DHL Industrial Projects, a unit of DHL Global Forwarding managing complex project logistics, deep sea chartering activity and heavy-lift cargo, has turned to an experienced figure in John Lu, to head its Semiconductor department. Lu has been named as Global Sector Head of Semiconductor Fabrications. 

With over 20 years of experience in the industry and a background of 12 years in Asia working for various international logistics providers, John Lu brings extensive expertise to the role. His proven track record in delivering transport and project logistics solutions for the Semiconductor industry will significantly contribute to the continued growth of DHL Industrial Projects in this dynamic sector.

The Semiconductor industry is expected to reach a projected value of $1,380.79 billion by 2029, nearly doubling compared to 2022, according to DHL Global Forwarding. This substantial growth reflects not only a continuous upward trend driven by the ongoing digitalisation of various industries, the emergence of Artificial Intelligence and the Internet of Things, but also a diversification within the industry.

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Producers are increasingly focused on enhancing the resilience of their value chains and supply chains, adapting to meet evolving market demands and often looking at omni-shoring opportunities to protect and better serve their client bases.

“I am thrilled to join DHL Industrial Projects. DHL’s reputation as a leader in logistics, combined with their commitment to delivering innovative solutions, makes them the ideal choice for the Semiconductor industry. With the projected growth and diversification in this sector, it is an exciting time to be part of DHL Industrial Projects. I look forward to leveraging my expertise and working alongside the talented team to drive growth, foster engagement, and provide exceptional logistics services to our Semiconductor customers,” says John Lu, newly appointed Global Sector Head Semiconductor Fabrications at DHL Industrial Projects.

In his new role, John Lu will report to Andy Tite, Vice President Global Business Development & Commercial Director DHL Industrial Projects, and be based in Austin, Texas (USA).

“We are delighted to welcome John, an experienced industry veteran in Semiconductor logistics and supply chains, to our team at DHL Industrial Projects. His extensive knowledge and innovative approach will undoubtedly contribute to our ongoing success. With his expertise in the Semiconductor sector, we will have increased focus and the necessary support to further build upon our strong achievements and established partnerships,” says Andy Tite, Vice President of Global Business Development & Commercial Director at DHL Industrial Projects.

Author: Adnan Bajic

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