Mirja Nissen has been working in the transport and logistics industry for over 20 years. She started her career at Lufthansa German Airlines, holding different management positions within their Cargo division in Chicago, IL. Later, she was made manager of the air carrier’s consulting firm’s regional Americas sales office in Florida. After leaving the airline industry, she spent time in the freight forwarding area where she held positions in trade lane and business development. Her first encounter with eCommerce logistics was during her time at DHL eCommerce, where she spent over 5 years in charge of cross border lane development covering postal as well commercial parcel shipments. As the managing director eCommerce for WCA Ltd. she now oversees the company’s eCommerce network, which comprises small and mediums sized freight forwarding companies involved in eCommerce logistics. Her goal, as well as the network’s intention, is to establish its members as leaders in door-to-door delivery and eCommerce logistics excellence. Nissen holds an MBA from Ashridge Business School, and Master’s Degree in International Logistics & Supply Chain Strategy from Georgia Institute of Technology.
Managing Director eCommerce, WCA