DACHSER appoints Ralf Morawietz Corporate Director IT

posted on 10th January 2023 by Eddie Saunders
DACHSER appoints Ralf Morawietz Corporate Director IT

Ralf Morawietz has been in charge of DACHSER’s Corporate IT, which employs more than 600 people, since January 1, 2023.

An experienced logistics IT manager, Morawietz is focusing on further developing the global logistics provider’s IT strategy and driving digitalization forward.

Ralf Morawietz (55) is an expert in developing best-in-class IT organizations and has more than 30 years’ experience in IT management at global transport and logistics companies.

His previous positions include Senior Vice President Application Development at Kühne + Nagel and CIO of Panalpina. As Corporate Director IT (CIO), Morawietz reports to Stefan Hohm, Chief Development Officer and member of the DACHSER Executive Board.

“Our IT systems are instrumental in maintaining our logistics network’s performance and service quality, and thus in ensuring DACHSER’s commercial success,” Burkhard Eling, CEO DACHSER.

“Over the past few decades, we have set industry standards in this area”

Morawietz succeeds Stefan Selbach, who has entered a period of active semi-retirement after more than 18 years at the helm of DACHSER IT. Over the next three years, Selbach will be responsible for Enterprise Architecture, IT Controlling, and IT Purchasing in his role as DACHSER’s Head of IT Governance.

Digital transformation, innovative capacity, and customer orientation

“Our IT systems are instrumental in maintaining our logistics network’s performance and service quality, and thus in ensuring DACHSER’s commercial success,” says Burkhard Eling, CEO of DACHSER.

“Over the past few decades, we have set industry standards in this area.

“In appointing Ralf Morawietz, we have gained a seasoned IT manager who will systematically develop and enhance the digital transformation, innovative capacity, and customer orientation of our global IT.”