Alexander Tonn has been appointed managing director of European logistics Germany – he will take up the new role on 1 January 2017. He has been promoted from his previous position as head of contract logistics.
Tonn will be responsible for overseeing the business development of the 38 German branch offices within the European logistics business line.
“Dachser’s success is based on the entrepreneurship of our branch offices, combined with centralized network management that is designed for sustainable growth,” said Michael Schilling, COO road logistics at Dachser. “Alexander Tonn is familiar with every aspect of our business and has all the expertise and skills needed to purposefully advance the European Logistics Germany business unit and to generate growth in the German market.
“His position also involves particularly intensive cooperation with our Air & Sea Logistics organisation to plan and implement integrated supply chains for small and medium-sized companies with a view to Dachser Interlocking.”