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Roman Poersch

Managing Director at Wilhelm Borchert


Born on 22nd April 1972 in the South of Hamburg, Roman Poersch holds a master degree (Diploma) in Economics from the University of Hamburg. He also studied at the Universities of Amsterdam and Singapore. Additionally, Mr. Poersch holds a bachelor degree in Geophysics from the University of Hamburg.

Before becoming managing director/ owner of Wilhelm Borchert GmbH in May 2010, Mr. Poersch worked as senior advisor and member of the management team for the strategic transport consulting company BMT Transport Solutions, where he was member of the management team (2003-2010).

Since the early 2000s, Mr. Poersch has been engaged in a number of consultancy jobs in the wider transport and logistics industry. As a senior consultant he has been responsible for market and business development studies, traffic, turnover and revenue forecasts, risk assessments, SWOT, socio-economic CBA and other analyses. He gained substantial experiences in project management and (public) finance/ investment support for the transport service and infrastructure sector.

Mr. Poersch is mainly engaged throughout Europe, but has worked on projects covering the Middle East, China, Southeast Asia, Southern Africa and the US.

His clientele includes port authorities and terminal operators, shipping lines, ship owners and managers, railway and intermodal transport companies, shippers and governmental bodies as well as equity/ investment firms.

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