Name: Kavan Foster
Job Title: Freight Account Manager

How long have you been with Kuehne + Nagel?
3 years

What apprenticeship did you do?
Overland Sales

Why did you join?
I joined Kuehne + Nagel because I wasn’t planning on going to university and was a bit unsure of what to do, so I looked at apprenticeships and Kuehne + Nagel had a great offering, and sales sounded like something I would like to do.

What has been the best part of your apprenticeship so far?
The job itself and being able to deal with customers. It’s also great to have so many learning opportunities and being trusted with a great workload throughout.

What’s the most interesting thing you’ve you learnt during your apprenticeship?
I cannot put this down to one thing but logistics as a whole, it’s a minefield but it keeps the world spinning.

What’s the hardest thing about doing an apprenticeship?
The coursework!

What advice would you give someone else looking to start an apprenticeship at Kuehne + Nagel?
No question is a stupid question, ask as many questions as possible, and everyone learns differently and at a different pace. One day everything will just click.