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
The success story of our company began with a vision of the founder Simon Hegele, a wagon and two horses.
At over 50 locations worldwide we take care of the logistical challenges of our customers.
Around 2,500 employees worldwide give everything for our customers - with passion and commitment.
250 Million EUR
Our success is measurable: In 2019, the annual turnover of the Simon Hegele Group was EUR 250 million.
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.
Four managing directors, one goal: To develop the best solutions on the market together with and for our customers.
Stefan Ulrich has been part of the management board since 2015 and a shareholder of the Simon Hegele Group since 2017. 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 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."
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, 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".
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!“
Dieter Hegele joined the company back in 1964. At that time Simon Hegele employed 25 people in the field of furniture moving. He has been the Majority shareholder of the company group since 1985.
The constant striving for innovative further development of the service portfolio in combination with the approach of always seeing 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. Following the credo "more than just logistics", the company developed under his leadership into a globally operating group with over 50 locations and 2,500 employees.
As of December 31, 2020, Dieter Hegele stepped down from all management positions and assumed the role of Chairman of the Advisory Board as of January 01, 2021. In this new role, he will continue to accompany the development of the Group.
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.