Christian Arndt

Christian Arndt

Senior Vice President Oil & Gas Logistics deugro

Africa is Christian Arndt’s geographical area of expertise. In his 20+ years in the industry, he has achieved a diversified background –working with operators Exxon and Tullow Oil as well as logistics service providers. He has spent the last 10 years in senior global assignments in operations and business development.

deugro is one of four specialized companies belonging to the deugro Group, which redefines the one-stop-shop concept for complex logistics services and unifies the dedication, synergies and competences of all its companies. deugro is the highly-specialized expert in freight forwarding and project logistics solutions for clients all over the world. The company is fully focused on identifying the specific needs of clients and tailoring unique solutions to suit and exceed these requirements. deugro strives to serve as an extension of its customers in their respective supply chains, in order to provide the best in terms of both cost and service.

Time and date Venue Topic Speakers

Wednesday 22/05/2019

From 13:30 To 14:30

05/22/2019 13:30 05/22/2019 14:30 The changing business of project freight forwarding in a digital world

In the digital age, the role of freight forwarders is being called into question. How can freight forwarders adapt, and what does their changing role mean for the rest of the market? 

Our panel will discuss: 

  • How do forwarders define their role, their territory? 
  • How do shippers, 3PLs and carriers define forwarders’ role? 
  • Where’s the balance to ensure forwarders remain vital while bringing harmony to the supply chain? 
  • While forwarders’ roles have expanded, their method of compensation has not. How can forwarders be equitably compensated? 
  • Are freight forwarders prepared for the industry’s expanding innovation and use of technology? What/where are the costs for getting up to speed? 

 
Tech & Innovation Hub

Tech & Innovation Hub

"The changing business of project freight forwarding in a digital world"

Christian Arndt Leif Arne Strommen Stefano Repetto Xoan Martinez
Time and date

Wednesday 22/05/2019

From 13:30 To 14:30

05/22/2019 13:30 05/22/2019 14:30 The changing business of project freight forwarding in a digital world

In the digital age, the role of freight forwarders is being called into question. How can freight forwarders adapt, and what does their changing role mean for the rest of the market? 

Our panel will discuss: 

  • How do forwarders define their role, their territory? 
  • How do shippers, 3PLs and carriers define forwarders’ role? 
  • Where’s the balance to ensure forwarders remain vital while bringing harmony to the supply chain? 
  • While forwarders’ roles have expanded, their method of compensation has not. How can forwarders be equitably compensated? 
  • Are freight forwarders prepared for the industry’s expanding innovation and use of technology? What/where are the costs for getting up to speed? 

 
Tech & Innovation Hub
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