Klaus Schnede
Manager, North American Marine Category
Eastman Chemical
Mr. Klaus Schnede earned a Shipping Merchant and Broker degree from the Hamburg (Germany) School of Business in Maritime Transportation Worked at Hapag-Lloyd, Hamburg headquarters in various capacities, including Marketing, Operations and Pricing Working in North America since 1985, Klaus’ experience includes Sales, Marketing and Pricing Management with Hapag-Lloyd, Maersk Line, P&O, K-line and CP-Ships. He has over 15 years of experience in Cost Management From 2003 through 2005, Klaus worked as senior procurement manager for the Atlanta based NVO Cendian Corp., responsible for freight procurement including Air, LCL, Bulk Parcel Tanker, ISO Tank and FCL Container shipments Since 2005, Klaus works as Manager North America Marine Category responsible for Marine, Air, Forwarding procurement/operations and Trade Compliance at Eastman Chemical Company in Kingsport, TN.