Kester is member of the KLM Cargo management team. In addition he holds the Integrated Safety Compliance Manager role for Cargo.
Key areas are Compliance, Safety, Customs, Security, Environment, Emergency Response and Contingency Management, Cargo Knowledge Center, Skyteam Cargo partnership, Industry representation.
Kester enjoys working in an international context and is interested in creating global concepts where industry and regulators work together to create safe, secure and effective air cargo supply chains. He has extensive knowledge and experience in both Cargo and ICT.
Kester is presently member of the IATA CSC, CBMC, member of TIACA Security & Safety Subcommittee.
As member of the TIACA delegation he is active in the WCO-ICAO Joint Work Group Advance Cargo Information, where new standards are shaped on Pre Loading Advance Cargo Information.