Directors

The Vollers Group consists of eleven locations in Europe, with 320 employees, 140 in Bremen and 70 in Hamburg. An additional 110 employees are distributed across the other nine European subsidiaries. At all locations, Vollers places great emphasis on internationality, because at total of 13 nationalities look after of your commodity every day. The Vollers Group is managed by a director team consisting of four persons:

Christian Vollers(*1973)

Education

  • 1993 – 1996Education as a logistics manager at Kühne & Nagel AG Bremen
  • 1997 – 2000Studies in supply chain management, completed Bachelor of Arts degree
  • 2003 – 2005Management studies, completed his Master of Management degree

Professional Career

  • 1996 – 2001Number of different internships in Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Latin America and Uganda
  • 2001Entry into the Vollers Group
  • Since 2006Managing director of the Vollers Group
  • Since 2013Sole owner of the Vollers Group

Areas of responsibility

IT, compliance, claims, legal, insurance, marketing, business development, representation (ECA, ICE, FCC etc.), commodity tea

Locations

Bury St Edmunds

Matijs Brand(*1972)

Education

  • 1992 – 1999Studies in food engineering, completed his degree with a Master of Science

Professional Career

  • 1999 – 2011Diverse activities at Archer Daniels Midland (ADM)
  • Since 2011Active for the Vollers Group

Areas of responsibility

Human resources, engineering & technique (incl. innovation), commodity metal

Locations

Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Antwerp, Moscow, Riga, Tallinn, Trieste, Genoa, Naples

Christian Brakmann(*1975)

Education

  • 1994 – 1998Apprenticeship as bank clerk
  • 1997 – 2003Studies in Business Administration with various internships abroad, graduated with degree in business administration
  • 2006 – 2008Studies in economics, graduated with Master of Business Administration

Professional Career

  • 2003 – 2007Various positions at major banks in Germany and abroad
  • 2008 – 2012Various positions in the central finance department of the Nagel Group
  • 2013 – 2015Interim management of finances for various logistics service providers
  • 2015 – 2020Commercial management of the northern region Nagel Group
  • since 2020Active for the Vollers Group

Areas of responsibility

Finance, accounting, controlling, payroll accounting, insurances

Locations

Administration Bremen

Philipp Wacker(*1983)

Education

  • 2005 – 2009Studies in business administration, degree in business administration

Professional Career

  • 2009 – 2014Head of auditing at various medium-sized auditing companies
  • 2014 – 2017Assistant CFO and Head of Group Accounting at CCG Holding AG and RUNGIS express GmbH
  • 2017 – 2020Regional Head of Logistics at CCG GmbH as part of Metro AG
  • Since 2020Active for the Vollers Group

Areas of responsibility

Transport, strategy

Locations

Bremen, Hamburg