Christian Labrot becomes selection commissioner of the Logistics Hall of Fame

Christian Labrot, former General Manager of the BWVL and former IRU President, has accepted the role of selection commissioner at the Logistics Hall of Fame.

The selection commissioner is always independent and monitors proper electoral process. To enter the Logistics Hall of Fame and be awarded the title TRATON Logistics Leader of the Year, the proposed candidates go through two stages: First, the Council nominates the finalists from all proposals, and then the jury votes online. The jury consists of around 70 people - journalists, scientists, personalities from the logistics industry, politics and associations from all over the world.

Christian Labrot was born in 1953 and took over the management of the Bundesverband Wirtschaft, Verkehr und Logistik e.V. (BWVL) in 1990 and became General Manager in 1995. He retired at the end of 2019. On January 1, 2016, Labrot became President of the International Road Transport Union (IRU) and held this function for four years; he is currently as Past President a member of the Presidium of the world federation.


  • ADAC Truckservice
  • Arbeitsgemeinschaft Logistik-Initiativen Deutschlands
  • Bundesministerium für Verkehr und digitale Infrastruktur
  • Bundesverband Güterkraftverkehr Logistik und Entsorgung
  • Bundesverband Materialwirtschaft, Einkauf und Logistik
  • Bundesverband Spedition und Logistik e. V. (DSLV)
  • Bundesverband Wirtschaft, Verkehr und Logistik
  • Bundesvereinigung Logistik
  • CHEP
  • Deutsches Verkehrsforum
  • European Pallet Association e.V. (EPAL)
  • GARBE Industrial Real Estate
  • Gebr. Heinemann SE & Co. KG
  • Gebrüder Weiss
  • German Association of the Automotive Industry
  • German Parcel and Express Association (BIEK)
  • Group7
  • Hafen Duisburg AG
  • Humbaur
  • impact media projects
  • International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations
  • International Road Transport Union
  • Kögel Trailer
  • Lebensmittel Zeitung
  • Logistics Alliance Germany
  • LOGISTIK-Kurier
  • Logistische Informationssysteme AG
  • LT-manager
  • LTG Landauer Transport- gesellschaft Doll
  • PSI Logistics
  • PTV Group
  • Schnellecke Logistics
  • Seifert Logistics Group (SLG)
  • TGW Logistics Group
  • trans aktuell
  • TRATON (Donator)