Peter Penseel to join Delta Cargo as SVP and President

Peter Penseel

Peter Penseel will join Delta Air Lines as SVP and President – Delta Cargo, effective June 1.

In this role, Peter will be responsible for driving revenue and profitable growth, delivering industry-leading customer service, and ensuring operational excellence within Delta’s Cargo business.

With more than three decades of experience in the logistics industry, including stints in the air cargo and freight forwarding sectors, Peter will leverage his extensive knowledge and established history of effective leadership to accelerate Delta Cargo’s progress as an innovative and world-class air cargo carrier.

Peter joins Delta from CEVA Logistics, where he was the Chief Operating Officer of their airfreight division. While at CEVA, he spearheaded the launch of in-house cargo capacity and in 2021 was named Cargo Executive of the Year by Air Cargo World.

Prior to his time at CEVA Logistics, Peter held several other leadership positions at Qatar Airways Cargo, DHL Global Forwarding and UTi Worldwide.

Originally from the Netherlands, Peter will relocate to Delta’s global headquarters in Atlanta.