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Hardskills and Softskills in Logistics
May 13, 2024

Hardskills and Softskills in Logistics

Insights by Christian Nebel, Executive Search and Recruitment Expert at WCL
In the constantly evolving logistics industry, finding the right blend of hardskills and softskills is crucial for professionals. In my upcoming post, I will delve into why both technical expertise and interpersonal competencies are vital and how WCL assists companies in striking this balance. […]

Welcoming Kurt Leidinger: A New Chapter in Expertise and Leadership at WCL Worldwide Consultants in Logistics GmbH
April 30, 2024

Welcoming Kurt Leidinger: A New Chapter in Expertise and Leadership at WCL

We are thrilled to announce the new addition to our team at WCL Worldwide Consultants in Logistics GmbH – Kurt Leidinger, who joined us as a partner. Kurt’s career, spanning over four decades in the logistics and transportation sector, exemplifies a journey of dedication, expertise, and leadership. Kurt’s professional story began in 1979 when he […]

New Logo and Updated Website for Our 25th Anniversary!
April 19, 2024

New Logo and Updated Website for Our 25th Anniversary!

In celebration of our 25th anniversary as a leading company in the logistics consulting industry, we are opening a new chapter with a fresh look: Our new logo. This symbol embodies our long-standing stability, our commitment to quality, and our willingness to explore new opportunities. To appropriately commemorate this significant milestone, we have decided to […]

April 12, 2024

25 Years of WCL GmbH: A Milestone in M&A and Executive Search

WCL GmbH proudly celebrates its 25th anniversary as a leading company in Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) and Executive Search. For a quarter of a century, we have provided our clients with top-notch services and led numerous successful transactions in the M&A sector and talent recruitments. As part of our anniversary celebration in Hamburg, we not […]

February 20, 2024

WCL’s Hans Willam: ‘M&A, not tech, will shape the supply chain’

BY ALESSANDRO PASETTI Some don’t like him at all. Others just happen to love him. “Yes.” Either way, Hans J. Willam (pictured below) of Hamburg-based Worldwide Consultants in Logistics GmbH (WCL) – of which he has been the mastermind for a quarter of a century – frequently comes up in conversations with people that matter […]

January 25, 2024

Management change at WCL Worldwide Consultants in Logistics

The global logistics and supply chain consultancy WCL will be reorganising itself from 2024. Martin Sieg has been a Partner and Managing Director at WCL since 2015 and is primarily responsible for M&A and the development of growth and go-to-market strategies for the freight forwarding and logistics industry. Christian Nebel joined the company as a […]

May 15, 2023

WCL at transport logistic in Munich, 9-12 May, 2023

After a break of 4 years, an industry exchange could take place again at one of the world’s largest logistics fairs. WCL was once again represented at the joint booth of the Logistics Initiative Hamburg. During the 4 days Christian Nebel and Martin Sieg had many conversations with customers, network partners and former colleagues and […]

April 25, 2023

The deal is done – how to communicate properly to employees and partners

Martin Sieg is an experienced management consultant who assists companies with mergers and acquisitions (M&A) deals. After the successful completion of an M&A deal, it is critical that the company has an effective communication strategy for its partners and employees to ensure that all parties are aware of the deal and can prepare for the […]

November 12, 2021

Mærsk against the rest of the world’ – the in-depth view

Thanks to the courtesy of Loadstar, WCL has been authorized to publish the full article even though it is paid content. BY ALESSANDRO PASETTI “It appears that the vessel-operating common carriers (VOCCs) got the upper hand. But in shipping, you need to look at cycles.” It’s that time of the year when pre-Christmas gifts are […]