Carl-Friedrich K.

Automation | Logistics | Innovation | Fashion | E-Commerce


Passionate about building great teams in logistics and products. Jointly, we move the boundaries of a platform-driven world with new logistics products that our customers & partners love, by designing...see more

  • Fashion & Apparel
  • Logistics & Supply Chain Distribution
  • Retail & Ecommerce


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Director Logistics Development

Zalando SE
5 years
Current position
Feb 2017 - Present
So proud to be working with and leading a team of rock-star warehouse engineers, product managers, project managers, business developers, network designers to build a highly automated L...see more

Vice President Hightech - Contract Logistics

Arvato SCM Solutions
2 years
Jul 2014 - Nov 2016
Looking back to a great time with a fantastic key account (>100 m € p.a. revenues) & OPS team (responsible for multiple sites in DE/NL), proudly serving some of the World's leading High...see more

Senior Logistics Consultant

Self Employed
9 years
Current position
Dec 2013 - Present
Serve & consult some of the finest companies around, e.g. Simon-Kucher & Partners, Instafreight (a Rocket Internet startup), MONOQI

Founder & Chief Commercial Officer
1 year
Nov 2012 - Nov 2013
Starting & ramping up a world class Integration-as-a-Service software company - still thriving and getting great traction.

Director Global Head Business Development MNC

9 years
Mar 2004 - Nov 2012
Incredibly thankful to had been given the opportunity to work at one of the greatest logistics company of the world and to grow, learn and contribute to building the 'Energy Sector' as ...see more

Scientific Assistant

University of St.Gallen - University of Economics, Law and Social Sciences
2 years
Dec 1999 - Dec 2001
Research and scientific assistant


Bundeswehr We. Serve. Germany.
2 years
Dec 1994 - Dec 1996
Human intelligence services, current rank: 2nd Lieutenant Russian language training (15 months intensive course)

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Fashion & Apparel
  • Logistics & Supply Chain Distribution
  • Retail & Ecommerce


  • Business Development
  • Logistics
  • Contract Logistics
  • Warehouse Automation
  • project managment
  • Logistics Platform Services
  • Logistics outsourcing