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GXO partners with Kozminski University to enhance students’ career opportunities in logistics and supply chain management

Warsaw, Poland  |  januari 20, 2022

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GXO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: GXO), the world’s largest pure-play contract logistics provider, has signed a cooperation agreement making the company a substantive partner with Kozminski University, which has been recognized by the Financial Times as the best business university in Central and Eastern Europe and is a leading business university globally. Together, GXO and Kozminski University will implement an education program called “Career Academy” that will include classes, internships and apprenticeships as well as recruitment for GXO positions.

“We’re delighted to partner with Kozminski University to educate the future leaders of the logistics industry in Poland,” said Jean Luc Bessade, GXO Managing Director for Central and Eastern Europe. “By sharing our deep knowledge and experience in an academic environment and through internships, we will not only increase the number and quality of opportunities available to students, but also identify students who may wish to realize their full potential at GXO.”

The program was designed by GXO’s Operations and Human Resources teams to enhance educational and career opportunities for Kozminski University students.

“GXO will be a valuable partner for us,” said Sebastian Jastrzębowski, Director of the Logistics & SCM Center at Kozminski University and Director of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) in Poland. “Thanks to the cooperation with GXO, we will provide our students with an opportunity to acquire the practical skills necessary to build a professional career in a world where supply chain management is critical and where technology is increasingly applied to respond to this challenge.”

GXO has been operating in Poland since 2006, with more than 1,500 employees at 12 logistics centers across the country, and is committed to helping employees develop their full potential. Current recruitment announcements are available at https://www.gxo.com/pl/kariera/.

About Kozminski University

Kozminski University is a broad profile business university with the status of an academy, recognized according to the international ranking of the Financial Times as the best business university in Central and Eastern Europe. It is also proud to have received three prestigious international accreditations: AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA, which only 100 business schools in the world have earned. The university was established in 1993. It is one of the oldest non-public universities in Poland. It educates 9,000 students, post-graduate and MBA students, and PhD candidates. To date, 60,000 students have graduated from the University.

Over GXO Logistics

GXO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: GXO) is 's werelds grootste pure-play leverancier van contractlogistiek in een markt van $ 430 miljard die profiteert van de snelle groei van e-commerce, automatisering en outsourcing. GXO streeft ernaar een gevarieerde werkplek van wereldklasse te bieden aan ongeveer 95.000 teamleden op meer dan 860 magazijnlocaties met een totale oppervlakte van ongeveer 200 miljoen vierkante meter. Het bedrijf werkt samen met 's werelds toonaangevende blue-chip bedrijven om complexe logistieke uitdagingen op te lossen met technologisch geavanceerde supply chain en e-commerce oplossingen, op grotere schaal en met hoge snelheid. Het hoofdkantoor van GXO is gevestigd in Greenwich, Connecticut, VS. Bezoek GXO.com voor meer informatie en blijf in contact met GXO op LinkedInTwitter, FacebookInstagram en YouTube.

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