DTI Board Member
Eugene (Gene) D. Seroka was appointed president of the Americas Region for APL in April 2010. APL is a wholly owned subsidiary of Singapore-based Neptune Orient Lines (NOL), a global transportation company engaged in shipping. Based in Phoenix, Arizona, Seroka is responsible for all of APL's sales and operations activities in North, Central, and South America. He manages sales for the company's Liner Shipping as well as overseeing its four US marine terminals and intermodal operations throughout the US. Seroka is a 21-year veteran of NOL with extensive international experience. From April 2008 until his appointment of president, he was based in Dubai, serving as vice president, Middle East and East Africa; from April 2008 to October 2005, in Singapore, as Vice President of APL Logistics Ltd.; and from June 2003 to October 2005, in Jakarta as managing director of PT. APL and APL Logistics Indonesia. In 1999 he was posted as director of sales and marketing for APL (China) Company Ltd. He received a BS in marketing and an MBA from the University of New Orleans. Upon graduation, he joined APL as a sales support representative in the Cincinnati office. In addition to his international experience, he has also served in a variety of positions with APL throughout the United States.