Board of Management

As a German stock corporation, Deutsche Post has a dual management and supervisory structure. The members of the Board of Management are appointed by the Supervisory Board and are responsible for the management of the company. The Board of Management currently consists of eight members:

Dr Frank Appel

Chief Executive Officer
Global Business Services

  • Born in 1961
  • CEO since Feb. 2008
  • Appointed until Oct. 2022

Ken Allen

eCommerce Solutions

  • Born in 1955
  • Member since Feb. 2009
  • Appointed until July 2022

John Gilbert

SUPPLY CHAIN

  • Born in 1963
  • Member since March 2014
  • Appointed until September 2019

Melanie Kreis

Finance

  • Born in 1971
  • Member since Oct. 2014
  • Appointed until June 2022

Dr Tobias Meyer

Post & Parcel Germany

  • Born in 1975
  • Member since April 2019
  • Appointed until March 2022

Dr Thomas Ogilvie

Human Resources

Corporate Incubations

  • Born in 1976
  • Member since Sept. 2017
  • Appointed until August 2020

John Pearson

EXPRESS

  • Born in 1963
  • Member since Jan. 2019
  • Appointed until Dec. 2021

Tim Scharwath

GLOBAL FORWARDING, FREIGHT

  • Born in 1965
  • Member since June 2017
  • Appointed until May 2025