About us

Simon Hegele: Who we are and what we stand for

Simon Hegele is a holistic service provider with passion. Our company motto "more than just logistics” spurs us on. Therefore, we have been continuously developing our company and our services for 100 years. This progress is driven by our long-term customer relationships based on partnership. For our customers, we have become what we are today: highly qualified specialists for your complex logistical requirements with in-depth industry and product expertise in the fields of healthcare, industry and retail.

Facts and figures of the Simon Hegele Group of Companies

1920

Founding Year

The success story of our company began with a vision of the founder Simon Hegele, a wagon and two horses. 

50

Locations

At over 50 locations worldwide we take care of the logistical challenges of our customers.

2.500

Employees

Around 2,500 employees worldwide give everything for our customers - with passion and commitment.

250 Million EUR

Turnover (2019)

Our success is measurable: In 2019, the annual turnover of the Simon Hegele Group was EUR 250 million. 

600.000

Square Meters

Our basis for the success of our customers is formed by over 600,000 square meters of state-of-the-art logistics centers and service space.

Our management

Five managing directors, one goal: To develop the best solutions on the market together with and for our customers.

Dieter Hegele

Dieter Hegele has been with the company since 1964, when the company employed 25 people in the furniture moving business. Since 1985 he has been the managing partner and principal shareholder of the Simon Hegele Group. What followed in the following decades can be described as the outstanding life achievement of a model entrepreneur. Dieter Hegele developed the company into a globally operating group with over 50 locations and 2,500 employees. The constant striving for innovative further development of the service portfolio in combination with the approach of always placing the customer at the center of his considerations are his central recipe for success and have made Simon Hegele a valued partner of well-known customers in the field of contract logistics.


Stefan Ulrich

Stefan Ulrich has been part of the management board of the Simon Hegele Group since 2015. As CEO, he has been driving the expansion of the Group since 2020.

Simon Hegele is an important supply chain service provider for well-known international companies in the field of international contract logistics with its sometimes unique services. I look forward to working with my colleagues and employees to further develop existing customer relationships, inspire new partners for us and expand the business internationally."


Karim-Oliver Darvich

Karim-Oliver Darvich has been managing the corporate activities of the entire operations of the Industry and Retail divisions since 2018.

Our daily work is always aimed at helping to shape the value chain of our customers' businesses in a sustainable and successful way on the basis of tailor-made operational excellence."


Christoph Ludin

Sales has been his passion since he joined Simon Hegele in 1998. Since 2017 Christoph Ludin has been responsible as a shareholder for the expansion of our customer relations in the Industry and Retail division.

For me, Simon Hegele is the epitome of a cooperative and customer-oriented partnership with our customers."


James Nestel

James Nestel, with the company since 2020, has been responsible for the activities of the group of companies in Overseas.  

For me, Simon Hegele is a prime example of deep integration into our customers' supply chains and a high level of identification with our customers' markets and products. I am very proud that we in our Healthcare Solutions Group can express this every day through our mission "We make healthcare work".


Mike Winter

After 16 years with the company, Mike Winter, as shareholder and responsible for the Healthcare Division in Europe, has been driving forward the expansion and further development of the Healthcare Solutions brand since 2017.

For me, Simon Hegele is the most innovative logistics and service provider in the healthcare industry. In particular in the field of assembly and installation of large medical equipment with service centers around the globe, we are the global market leader and a valued innovation partner for our customers. We are constantly working on the expansion of our 360° service portfolio to support our customers in becoming even more successful, in line with our guiding principle: We make healthcare work!“

Subsidiaries and joint ventures

Growing together - this can be seen not only in the wide range of services we offer, but also in our specialized subsidiaries and joint ventures, which we host under the umbrella of the Simon Hegele Group - so that you get exactly the service you expect.

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