Andreas Betzler, born and raised in Germany, Graduate in Economics from prestigious Technische Hochschule Karlsruhe (University of Karlsruhe). He started his consulting career in 1988 as the first employee at new founded LOCOM Consulting GmbH. After being Partner at LOCOM Consulting GmbH and Co-Founder and Partner of LOCOM Software GmbH(todays Siemens Digital Logistics) for more than a decade he decided to follow his own strategic visions by founding Andreas Betzler Unternehmensberatung in 2003. Andreas Betzler has experienced in more than 100 successfully managed projects in Europe, Russia and the US, mostly for DAX-Companies across all branches. Core business includes Network Planning of highly complex Logistic Networks, Supply-Chain-Optimization and execution of tendering processes, Strategic Planning and Management Consulting. He is a strong team player with a wide logistics background, a wide range of skills, and a strong affinity for IT and technologies.