In his most recent position, Wellbrock, 50, was responsible for wagon leasing, rail logistics and tank container leasing in Europe. Alberto Nobis, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of VTG GmbH, will take over as Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) and Chief Safety Officer (CSO) on an interim basis from 1 January 2024.
Alberto Nobis, who was appointed CEO of VTG GmbH in October 2023, expressed his thanks on behalf of the entire VTG workforce: “In various management roles, Sven Wellbrock has been instrumental in driving VTG’s success and systematically expanding the company over the past 23 years. He has also guided it safely through challenging times of the pandemic years. With keen strategic foresight and profound passion, he has devoted himself tirelessly to VTG and to enhancing the attraction of rail. It is in part due to his efforts that VTG today stands out as an innovative market leader, occupying pole position for the transition in freight transport.”
In the future, Wellbrock will continue to represent VTG's interests in various functions within rail freight industry associations.