New CFO for Deutsche Post DHL Group
Deutsche Post DHL Group has appointed Melanie Kreis as its new Chief Financial Officer. Kreis will succeed Lawrence A. Rosen, who will be retiring on 30 September.
She has been Member of the Board for Human Resources at Deutsche Post DHL Group since 2014 and will retain this responsibility on an interim basis.
Kreis started her career with McKinsey & Company in 1997, before moving to Apax Partners Private Equity. She joined Deutsche Post DHL in 2004, to focus on international M&A projects. Prior to joining the Board, Kreis was Chief Financial Officer of DHL Express.
“Melanie Kreis has significantly improved our HR processes, reinforced a trustful and constructive dialogue with our social partner and further strengthened our international HR focus. As an experienced leader with proven expertise in finance, including a broad range of management competencies, she will make an important contribution towards the successful execution of Strategy 2020,” said Frank Appel, CEO Deutsche Post DHL Group.