Uwe Wedig leaves Imperial Shipping Holding

The management team of the Imperial Transport Solutions division will assume Wedig’s responsibilities.

Uwe Wedig leaves Imperial Shipping Holding

Uwe Wedig, a member of the Management Board at Imperial Logistics International and CEO of Imperial Shipping Holding GmbH, is leaving the company. The parting of the ways comes by mutual consent.

Carsten Taucke, CEO of Imperial Logistics International, comments, “We regret, but respect Uwe Wedig’s decision to make a change in his career. At the same time, we’d like to thank him for his commitment in the past and wish him all the very best in his professional and private life.”

As a wholly owned subsidiary of the South African company Imperial Holdings Limited, Imperial Logistics International is responsible for coordinating and managing all the international logistics business of Imperial Holdings Limited outside Africa. The portfolio of services is separated into two divisions: the Group pools all its transport services in the Shipping and Road business units in the Imperial Transport Solutions division. The Imperial Supply Chain Solutions division covers all the services in the contract logistics, contract manufacturing and warehousing sectors for the Automotive, Industrial, Retail and Chemicals business units.

Working together, both divisions provide a full and transparent range of services from one source along the complete supply chain. Imperial Logistics International employs more than 7,500 people at 150 business locations and generates an annual turnover amounting to EUR 1.2 billion.