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Herbert Vogel

Frank Welzel

Herbert has more than 30 years of professional experience of international freight forwarding and NVOCC`s (sea , air, overland and projects).

At least he worked for Agility Logistics (former Geologistics) and signed responsible as a Business Unit Manager Ocean Region North (Hamburg , Bremen and Hannover) and has more than 60 employees direct under his control. He stayed for Agility in total
over 24 years.

Major task was the guide the import- and export ocean departments in the region north the principles of the leadership guide and the company internal instructions with the purpose of the long-term result.

If the following tasks belonging to it:

  • personal intercalation with especially important offers, business deals, cargo negotiations and accounts, by the winding up of great – and special shipments as well as with essential damage cases and complaints
  • Collection and credit supervision
  • result control, evaluation and reporting
  • constant observation the market and competitive situation
  • objective, planning and conversion in to collaboration with the sales department
  • contact care with key-accounts duty custom authorities, correspondents and carriers
  • developments of new traffic
  • personnel planning and responsibility for employees and apprentices including control of extra hours, salaries and vacation planning

Herbert was born in Bremen , Germany and started his career in the beginning of  seventies with Hansa Transportkontor Wilhelm Meyer, Bremen as an apprentice.
Beside Bremen, Hamburg and Hannover he worked  in London and Düsseldorf with
international  forwarding agencies in leadership positions.