HSAC LOGISTICS NORTH AMERICA NAMES PLAGGE VP FINANCE
Uwe Plagge has been promoted to vice president, finance, for HSAC Logistics, North America, the Hamburg Sud subsidiary that provides back room services for the company's member container lines.
Plagge joined the Hamburg Sud organization five years ago, serving as controller for Columbus Line and then HSAC over the past four years. Prior to joining Hamburg Sud, he worked for BASF in Germany.
Back room services include equipment control, information technology, human resources and logistics and intermodal management.
Hamburg Sud's member lines are Alianca, Columbus Line, Crowley American Transport, South Seas Steamship Line and Hamburg Sud.