As of January 1, 2017, Andrea Eck will succeed Michael Blach, who will join Eurogate’s Group Management team and be responsible for the Container Division on the Board of Management of BLG Logistics.
Born in 1963, Andrea Eck has been employed at Volkswagen AG since 1985. Previously she completed her training as industrial management assistant at VW AG, Kassel.
During her time at VW Andrea Eck had a wide variety of responsibilities. For instance, she was Group, Production and Logistics advisor to the Board of Management, later she took over as Plant Logistics Manager at VW AG’s Emden plant, headed Vehicle Logistics at VW Konzernlogistik and finally worked as Head of the Logistics Campus and managed logistics for a vehicle project in China.
“We on the Supervisory Board unanimously endorsed the personnel proposal of the Nomination Committee because we are convinced that with all her experience in the automobile industry Ms. Eck is just the right person at this time to successfully tackle the present and future challenges in the Automobile Division,” commented Dr. Stephan-Andreas Kaulvers, Chairman of the Supervisory Board, on the nomination.