Panalpina offers forwarding services along with logistics support and supply chain management. Please note that Panalpina does not handle transportation of personal effects, nor household goods for any private individual.

If you have a regular contact person at Panalpina, please enter the name in the form so that your request will be forwarded accordingly.

We will respond to your request within 24 hours. At times, however, it is necessary for us to obtain further details from our overseas colleagues and it may take us a little longer.

Executive Board

Stefan Karlen

Robert Erni

President, CEO

Member of the Executive Board since September 2016

Born 1973, Curriculum vitae

Robert Erni

Robert Erni

Chief Financial Officer

Member of the Executive Board since 2013

Born 1966, Curriculum vitae

Responsible for Finance and Controlling, Investor Relations, Strategic Finance and Projects, Indirect Purchasing and Group Treasury

Karl Weyeneth

Karl Weyeneth

Chief Commercial Officer

Member of the Executive Board since 2008

Born 1964, Curriculum vitae


Responsible for Sales, Marketing and Communications, Quality and Operations Transformation Program (OTP)

Christoph Hess

Christoph Hess

Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary

Member of the Executive Board since 2006

Born 1955, Curriculum vitae

Responsible for Corporate Legal Services, Government Affairs and Corporate Insurance Management

Karsten Breum

Marlies Hubert

Chief Human Resources Officer

Member of the Executive Board since 2014

Born 1972, Curriculum vitae

Responsible for Human Resources Processes and Projects, International Compensation and Benefits, Human Resources Operations, Capability Development and Panalpina Academy

Ralf Morawietz

Marlies Hubert

Chief Information Officer 

Member of the Executive Board since October 2015

Born 1967, Curriculum vitae

Responsible for Information Technology