GLS Group announces changes in Holding's Board

News 01/07/2018

General Logistics Systems B.V. announces changes to its Holding's Board.

Effective 1 June 2018, James Rietkerk has been appointed GLS Group Chief Executive Officer following the appointment of Rico Back, former GLS Group CEO, as CEO Royal Mail plc. Prior to joining GLS as CFO in 2001, Rietkerk held various positions with Charter plc and Price Waterhouse.

Effective 1 July 2018, Thorsten Pruin, formerly Finance Director GLS Germany, replaces James Rietkerk as GLS Group Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining GLS in August 2013, Pruin held CFO positions at Braas/Monier Roofing and Klöber Group.

Klaus Conrad, formerly GLS Group Chief Operating Officer, retired on 30 June 2018.