The company published this step was prepared for a long time so that there would be consolidated structures in place for this change. Therefore Mathias Leiner started as the second CEO at ERS Railways in October 2022 to be familiar with the world of rail freight transport and especially combined transport.
Bernd Decker, who has built up ERS Railways and played a key role in shaping its development since its foundation, will continue to support the company in the area of sales during a transitional phase. "We are happy that Bernd Decker will make his broad wealth of experience available and pursue specific projects on behalf of Hupac Ltd in the future", explains Michail Stahlhut, CEO of the Hupac Group. "With Mathias Leiner, we have been able to attract an outstanding leader for the further development of ERS Railways, and we already wish him every success."
Mathias Leiner (45) holds a degree in business administration and brings 15 years of management experience in the transport and logistics sector. The focus is on digitalization and strengthening process quality, as well as the further expansion of the network together with the partners of the boxXpress portfolio.
ERS was bought by Hupac Group in 2018 and offers maritime intermodal transports from the German and Dutch seaports to the economic centers of the German hinterland as well as Switzerland and Austria.