Roger was formerly a Member of the Board of Management, Deutsche Post AG (DeutschePost DHL) and Global Chief Executive Officer, DHL Global Forwarding, Freight Division from 2011 until 2015. The division had revenues of around €15bn, with approximately 45,000 employees and operated in more then 200 countries and territories. Roger operated out of Bonn and Singapore. He was also the global sponsor of DHL’s Life Sciences sector.
Prior to this role, Roger was the CEO of DHL Express Asia Pacific, Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa Region with 129 markets, and at the same time he was Global Head of Sales and e-Commerce for DHL Express and a member of DHL Express Global Management Board. Before this Roger was CEO of DHL Express Americas. With more than two decades of operational responsibilities in the logistics industry, Roger has significant global and local experience. He was employed in the Deutsche Post DHL Group from 1988 and has successfully worked in North and South America, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia. Roger was the also the innovator behind some successful global businesses units like the Express Logistics business and the Global Customer Solutions unit, which is responsible for the most important customers across Deutsche Post DHL.
Roger is a British citizen. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Engineering as well as a master’s degree in Business Administration.