DB Schenker Names Katharina Rath as New CHRO
DB Schenker, a global logistics provider, has named Katharina Rath as its new Global Head of human resources, effective December 1, 2020.
As per the Supervisory Board of Schenker AG, Katharina’s full title will be the Member of the Board of Management for Human Resources.
Rath will succeed Thomas Schulz, the current CHRO, who is scheduled to leave on October 31, 2020 at the end of his regular appointment period.
For nearly two decades, Rath has held several roles at Continental Automotive Technologies, most recently as Senior Vice President Human Relations, Automotive Technologies and Holistic Engineering & Technologies and as Member of the Automotive Board.
She has pursued diploma in Psychology from the University of Regensburg.
Dr Levin Holle, Chairman, Supervisory Board of Schenker AG, said, "The Supervisory Board and I are very pleased to have gained her talent, knowledge and leadership skills for the DB Schenker Board of Management."
Jochen Thewes, CEO of DB Schenker, stated: I am very much looking forward to working with Katharina Rath. With her expertise and network, she will further drive our global transformation process and will enhance DB Schenker’s position as an employer of choice in the digital age.