Charles Brewer

International CEO – Postal – Parcel – E-commerce

A highly experienced and performance-focused executive with more than 20 years of innovative and energetic leadership. Having worked in the Americas, the Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Africa, and Europe, an expert in leveraging global resources, capabilities, and relationships to gain advantage in the logistics and e-commerce arenas. A motivational leader with excellent IQ and EQ skills, known for clearly defining the purpose, aligning people and resources, and consistently delivering results that exceed expectations.

Areas of Expertise:

  • E-commerce; Cross Border, Fulfilment, First and Last Mile Delivery
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • International Business Operations
  • Active Leadership; Results Orientated, Leveraging Strengths, Providing Purpose, Having and Creating Trust, Being Positive and Focusing on Clear Priorities


CEO / DHL eCommerce (June 2016 – November 2018)

Responsible for the Americas, Asia Pacific, the Middle East, and Africa regions, leading a team of more than 30,000 certified e-commerce ‘experts’. Focused on eFacilitation, Fulfillment, Cross Border and First/ Last Mile logistics for the e-commerce sector.

CEO / Mara Sokoni and Mara Xpress (September 2015 – May 2016)

Established e-commerce, B2C, domestic last mile delivery company that went from zero to 10%market share in less than 9 months.

CEO / DHL Express, sub-Sahara Africa (January 2011 – September 2015)

Responsible for leading, engaging and exciting more than 4000 employees to do amazing things across the African continent.

Executive Vice President and Board Member – Commercial / DHL Express, USA (November 2006 – December 2008)

Responsible for driving the top line and delivering outstanding customer relationships.

CEO – Malaysia / DHL Express, Malaysia (2003 – 2006)

Responsible for the Malaysian DHL Express business.

CEO – Philippines / DHL Express, Philippines (2002 – 2004)

Responsible for the DHL Express Philippines business.

Area General Manager – London / DHL Express, UK (1998 – 2000)

Responsible for Sales and Operations for Central and Greater London.

Various Roles / DHL Express (1984 – 1998)


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