Apr 17

SGC ‘Meet-The-CEO’ Series - With Dr Frank Appel, CEO of Deutsche Post DHL Group

During this event, Dr Frank Appel, CEO of Deutsche Post DHL, presented on ‘The Future of Mobility’. Using first-hand experiences, Dr Appel shared with audience how how DHL intends to achieve their goal of being carbon-free by 2050. DHL currently has emission-free autonomous vehicles driving around German city centers. Additionally, one of the DHL start-up labs developed solar cells on DHL trucks which reduces emission by 10%. In closing, Dr Appel engaged members in a lively Question and Answer session. He highlighted the importance of attracting new talents to initiate new ideas and to create a culture in which people are willing to adapt to new technologies.