The governing bodies of the BLG Group

Find out more about the Board of Management, the Supervisory Board and the Advisory Board

The BLG Board of Management

Our Board of Management is responsible for running the company and represents our corporation in dealings with third parties. The Board consists of six members and, in the interests of the company as well as the stakeholder approach, is bound to the goal of sustainably increasing the enterprise value.

In November 2020, the Board of Management gained equal male-female representation. It is now among the top listed German companies in terms of the share of women in Management and Supervisory Board positions.

Frank Dreeke steht im Flur.

Frank Dreeke (born in 1959) has more than three decades of global managerial experience in the port and logistics industries. He was appointed to the Board of Management by the Supervisory Board at the beginning of 2013 and took the Chair on June 1. His other areas of responsibility include corporate strategy, communications, transport policy, IT, sustainability and digitalization, compliance and auditing. Until October 1, 2021, he will also assume responsibility for the Contract Logistics Division.


Michael Blach (born in 1964) is an internationally-experienced port and shipping manager, most recently as Vice President of Key Client Management at the A.P. MØller-Maersk Group. He has been a member of the Board of Management since June 1, 2013, and has been responsible for the Container division since January 1, 2017. Furthermore, he is Chairman of the Group Management Board of EUROGATE.

Michael Blach steht im Flur.

Andrea Eck steht im Flur.

Andrea Eck (born in 1963) draws on years of experience in the German automotive industry. During her time at Volkswagen AG, she held various posts. She was the Plant Logistics Manager at the Emden plant and later headed the Vehicle Logistics department at Volkswagen Konzernlogistik GmbH. Since January 1, 2017, she has been responsible for the Automobile division as a member of the Board of Management.


Following executive management roles at international companies, Christine Hein (born in 1967) brings to the table solid knowledge and experience, especially in finance / accounting, risk management and M&A. For 17 years, she worked in various departments and companies within the French oil group Total. On November 1, 2020 she joined the Board of Management as CFO.

Christine Hein steht im Flur.

Matthias Magnor (born in  1975) is a graduate of Business Administration and draws on extensive expertise in supply chain management, logistics, services and retail. Since October 1, 2021, he has been responsible for the Contract Logistics Division. Previously he was Chief Operating Officer (COO) and a member of the Executive Board of Hellmann Worldwide Logistics based in Osnabrück. He was responsible there for Road, Rail and CEP.


Ulrike Riedel (born in 1972) draws on many years of experience as a Labor Relations Director. From 1999, she worked in various functions for the airport company Flughafen Hamburg GmbH, before joining Hamburger Hochbahn AG in 2009 as Labor Relations Director and Member of the Board of Management. In March 2017, Ulrike Riedel took up her post as Labor Relations Director and member of the group management of EUROGATE, before joining BLG as Labor Relations Director on July 1, 2020.

Ulrike Riedel steht im Flur.

THE SUPERVISORY BOARD

The Supervisory Board continually supervises the work of the Board of Management as well as advising them. This is based on detailed written and verbal reports from the Board of Management. The members of the Supervisory Board also regularly exchange information and ideas with the Board of Management.

Rules of procedure of the Supervisory Board

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Dr. Klaus Meier is the Chairman of the Supervisory Board.
Dr. Klaus Meier is the Chairman of the Supervisory Board.

Dr. Klaus Meier, Bremen (Chairman)
Managing Partner, wpd Windmanager GmbH & Co. KG, lawyer
(CV as PDF)

Christine Behle, Berlin (Vice Chairman)
Vice Chairman of the labor union Vereinte Dienstleistungsgewerkschaft (ver.di)
(CV as PDF)

Sonja Berndt, Ritterhude
Member of the Works Council, BLG LOGISTICS GROUP AG & Co. KG
(CV as PDF)

Heiner Dettmer, Bremen
Managing Partner, Dettmer Group KG
(CV as PDF)

Melf Grantz, Bremerhaven 
Presiding Mayor of Bremerhaven
(CV as PDF)

Udo Klöpping, Bremen
Head of HR, BLG LOGISTICS GROUP AG & Co. KG
(CV as PDF)

Wybcke Meier, Hamburg
Chairman of the Board of Management, TUI Cruises GmbH
(CV as PDF)

Dr. Tim Nesemann, Bremen
Chairman of the Board of Management of the Financial Holding, Sparkasse in Bremen, and Chairman of the Board of Management, Die Sparkasse Bremen AG
(CV as PDF)

Beate Pernak, Bremen
Payroll accounting clerk, BLG LOGISTICS GROUP AG & Co. KG
(CV as PDF)

Klaus Pollok, Bremerhaven
Process Manager, BLG AutoTerminal Bremerhaven GmbH & Co. KG
(CV as PDF)

Jörn Schepull, Bremerhaven
Vice Chairman of the Works Council, EUROGATE Container Terminal Bremerhaven GmbH
(CV as PDF)

Dr. Claudia Schilling, Bremerhaven
Senator of Economics and Ports of the Free Hanseatic City of Bremen and Senator of Justice and Constitution of the Free Hanseatic City of Bremen
(CV as PDF)

Dietmar Strehl, Bremen
Senator of Finance of the Free Hanseatic City of Bremen
(CV as PDF)

Reiner Thau, Hamburg
Chairman of the Works Council, EUROGATE Container Terminal Hamburg GmbH
(CV as PDF)

Vera Visser, Bremen 
Labor Union Secretary of ver.di labor union
(CV as PDF)

Dr. Patrick Wendisch, Bremen
Managing Partner, Lampe & Schwartze KG
(CV as PDF)

THE ADVISORY BOARD

This board of renowned external experts advises BLG LOGISTICS on strategic corporate development.

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Frank Straube is the Chairman of the Advisory Board.
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Frank Straube is the Chairman of the Advisory Board.

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Frank Straube 
Chairman of the Advisory Board of BLG, Bremen 
Managing Director/Head of Logistics Department, Technische Universität Berlin, Berlin

Dr. Andreas Bovenschulte

Mayor and President of the Senate of the Free Hanseatic City of Bremen, Bremen

Matthias Ditzen-Blanke 
Managing Director/Publisher, NORDSEE-ZEITUNG GmbH, Bremerhaven

Christoph Döhle
Managing Partner, Peter Döhle Schiffahrts-KG, Hamburg

Dr. Ottmar Gast 
Chairman of the Advisory Board, Hamburg Südamerikanische Dampfschifffahrts-Gesellschaft ApS & Co. KG, Hamburg

Rainer Christian Genes
Shareholder, Vorwerk & Co. KG, Switzerland

Prof. Dr. Bernd Gottschalk 
Managing Director, AutoValue GmbH, Frankfurt

Andreas Kellermann
Managing Partner KMS – Kellermann Management Solutions GmbH, Weil der Stadt, Germany

Senator (retd.) Volker Lange
Honorary President, Verband der Internationalen Kraftfahrzeughersteller e.V., Bad Homburg

Jürgen Maidl
Finance, Organizational Development, Process Management (FO), BMW GROUP, Munich

Dr. Klaus Meier 
Chairman of the Supervisory Board of BLG, Bremen
Managing Partner, wpd windmanager GmbH & Co. KG, Bremen

Prof. Dr. Karl Nowak 
Former President Corporate Sector Purchasing and Logistics (CP/P) Robert Bosch GmbH, Stuttgart

Dr. Florian Schupp 
Head of Procurement for Automotive and Aftermarket, Schaeffler Gruppe, Herzogenaurach

Martin Weber 
CEO of DVV Media Group GmbH, Hamburg

Prof. Dr. Yasmin Mei-Yee Weiß 
Managing Director, Institute for German-Chinese Cooperation, Munich
Business Administration Professor, Technical University of Nuremberg, Nuremberg


CURRENT BLG ANNUAL REPORT

Company magazine 2020

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Financial report 2020

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Sustainability report 2020

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FURTHER LINKS

Corporate governance

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Current annual report

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Investor relations

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