Rami Younes announced as the new General Manager for Swisslog Middle East
Rami brings 25 years of experience in operations, having held executive-level positions with Integrated Logistics Services (ILS) and ALS Logistic Solutions Group
Dubai, United Arab Emirates; 7 August 2023 - Swisslog, leaders in data-driven & robotic solutions for logistics automation, announced the appointment of Rami Younes as the new General Manager and Head of Sales for Swisslog Middle East.
In his new position, Rami will be responsible for leading Swisslog's business in the Middle East, with a primary focus on warehouse logistics. Working closely with Swisslog's local and global senior management teams, he will identify and pursue new growth opportunities, while also delivering industry-specific automation solutions to companies in the region to help improve their operational efficiencies.
Based in the UAE, Rami brings with him a wealth of experience and expertise in the automation field. Prior to joining Swisslog Middle East, Rami was the Chief Operating Officer at ALS Logistic Solutions and also successfully led a 4PL Logistics start-up, Integrated Logistics Services in Saudi Arabia. Rami’s leadership skills in supply chain, logistics, and high-tech industrial products have consistently driven success for international teams.
Commenting on Rami’s appointment, Jens Schmale, CEO, Swisslog EMEA said, “Rami brings a strong customer-driven focus to his role and a deep understanding of the warehouse automation industry. We are leaning on a wealth of experience within the automated industry and a track record of delivering added value to customers in highly competitive markets, to take the company through its next phase of growth.”
Rami Younes, General Manager at Swisslog Middle East, said “I am delighted to be appointed as the new General Manager at Swisslog Middle East. I look forward to working closely with the team to expand our portfolio of integrated automation solutions, catering to the specific needs of customers in the Middle East. We will work together to execute our vision of establishing Swisslog as the frontrunner in data-driven robotic intralogistics automation.”
The Middle East is experiencing substantial growth in the logistics automation sector, with initiatives such as Saudi's Vision 2030 and the Dubai 10X driving innovation and the adoption of cutting-edge technologies to diversify the economy and increase efficiency.
We shape the future of intralogistics with robotic, data-driven and flexible automated solutions that achieve exceptional value for our customers. Swisslog helps forward-thinking companies optimize the performance of their warehouses and distribution centers with future-ready automation systems and software. Our integrated offering includes consulting, system design and implementation, and lifetime customer support in more than 50 countries.
Swisslog is part of the KUKA Group, a leading global supplier of intelligent automation solutions with more than 14,000 employees worldwide.