The regional subsidiary of Dachser says that most of their workforce are women and feature influential industry leaders.
By Michael McGrady, Maritime Direct Americas & Pacific Correspondent
Dachser Americas announced that more than 57 percent of its workforce comprises women while the supply chain professions continue to be dominated by men.
“This announcement reflects family-owned Dachser’s commitment to a culture empowerment to its workforce regardless of gender, race or age,” notes a press statement from the company.
“As a service-driven organization, Dachser values diverse ways of thinking and working; different perspectives fuel ideas, solutions, and success,” notes the press statement.
“Dachser recognizes the contributions of female employees around the world, rewarding them for their leadership, foresight, and expertise.”
Coverage from The Maritime Executive on the workforce statistic notes that female leaders are crucial for managing a business that covers Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Peru, and the United States.
387 women staffers, or 57 percent of the regional workforce, operate Dachser’s Latin American and North America businesses.
The same coverage notes that “Dachser believes in investing in its employees, creating opportunities for long-term, robust and challenging careers within the organization.”