GATX Rail Europe today announced that Mr. Jörg Nowaczyk joins the company as the Chief Commercial Officer. Mr. Nowaczyk has served in numerous leadership roles throughout his career in the rail logistics business, which includes fifteen years at TX Logistik AG, a company of the Mercitalia Group, where he led the intermodal business before taking on the role of Managing Director at Rail Cargo Carrier Germany for the past three years. As Managing Director, he was responsible for the realization of Cargo Carrier’s growth strategy, leading cross-cultural negotiations and international sales teams.
Johann Feindert, CEO of GATX Rail Europe, stated, “I am delighted that Mr. Nowaczyk is going to lead GATX Rail Europe’s commercial teams and activities. His strong international background in rail and intermodal logistics together with his deep understanding for all types of transportation needs will play an important role in realizing our growth targets and freight market expansion goals. His customer service-oriented approach fits perfectly to our service promise of making railcar leasing easier.”
Jörg Nowaczyk looks ahead, “I am looking forward to starting my new role as GATX Rail Europe´s CCO and to become a part of the GATX family!”, and adds, “Being among the best in the market requires every day to face up to all the challenges. I am happy to take these challenges with the teams in order to support the high standards, the quality requirements of GATX, as well as the development of the fleet and new markets with know-how, commitment and motivation.”
Mr. Nowaczyk will start his role on 1 July 2021 and will be based in the GATX Rail Europe office in Hamburg, Germany. He will report directly to Johann Feindert. If you would like to know more, please reach out to your contact person or follow us on LinkedIn for further company updates.