Imperial Logistics International expands Management Board

25.01.2018 – Duisburg. Adrian Kaczmarczyk (46) was promoted to the Management Board of Imperial Logistics International B.V. & Co. KG at the beginning of this year. As the Chief Operating Officer (COO), Kaczmarczyk will be responsible for the operational management of all the European logistics and transport activities on the Management Board of Imperial Logistics International.

He had been COO of the Imperial Transport Solutions division since May 2017. “With Adrian Kaczmarczyk as COO at the board level, we’re taking another step in expanding our company’s European market activities under the umbrella of the new global logistics unit, Imperial Logistics,” said CEO Carsten Taucke, explaining the development. “Kaczmarczyk is an expert with plenty of knowledge and brings with him extensive experience in developing and managing efficient international supply chain strategies and transport concepts through his previous positions in industry,” Taucke added. 

The graduate engineer was previously Corporate Vice President Global Supply Chain in the Adhesive Technologies division at Henkel AG & Co. KGaA. Prior to that, he spent time working at Siegwerk AG (Vice President Supply Chain and Operations EMEA), Avery Dennison (Corporate Director Global Supply Chain and Operations) as well as Procter & Gamble. 

The Management Board at Imperial Logistics International B.V. & Co. KG, which has its headquarters in Duisburg, consists of Carsten Taucke (CEO), Adrian Kaczmarczyk (COO), Michael Lütjann (CIO) and Thomas Schulz (CFO).

Imperial Logistics International

As a wholly owned subsidiary of the South African company Imperial Holdings Limited, Imperial Logistics International is responsible for coordinating and managing all the international logistics business of Imperial Holdings Limited outside Africa. The varied portfolio of services at Imperial Logistics International, which has its headquarters in Duisburg, is separated into two divisions: the Group pools all its transport services in the Shipping, Road and Express Freight business units in the Imperial Transport Solutions division. The Imperial Supply Chain Solutions division covers all the services in the contract logistics and warehousing sectors for the Automotive, Industrial, Retail & Consumer Goods and Chemicals business units. Working together, both divisions provide a full and transparent range of services from one source along the complete supply chain. Beyond its pure logistics services, Imperial Logistics International has also become established as a process consultant for third parties, a fleet manager for outside car fleets and a provider of insurance services related to particular sectors. Imperial Logistics International employs more than 9,000 people and, including the new acquisition, Palletways, generates turnover amounting to EUR 1.6 billion at 170 business locations. 


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