Uwe Leuschner

Managing Director, DB Cargo Eurasia GmbH

Uwe Leuschner is Senior Vice President Business Development Eurasia at DB Cargo AG, Managing Director at DB Cargo Eurasia GmbH and General Manager at DB Cargo Russija in Moscow.

Since 1996 he is very active in the logistic market in Russia and lived more than 8 years in Moscow. As a General Manager of REWICO International, Fiege International and Schenker Russija he gained a lot of experiences in the CIS markets. 2011–2016 he was responsible as a Vice President of DB Schenker Logistics in CIS and CA.

Uwe Leuschner studied from 1980-1984 International relations and foreign trade on the Economic High school in Prague. After first experiences in import/export operations at AHB WMW Export-Import in Berlin he was the head of international department of the German Youth Organisation. 1990-1996 he was a cofounder at Cöpenicker Projekt & Service GmbH in Germany and worked as private corporate management consultant. From 1992 – 1994 he took part on advanced training courses in the USA and Canada. From the mid-1990s Mr. Leuschner was General Manager and Shareholder of REWICO International, where he built up a network of medium-sized logistics providers in Eastern Europe, CIS and China. In 1996 he joined the management of FIEGE Eastern Europe GmbH. From 2009 he is Manager of DB Schenker.

Uwe Leuschner speaks German, Russian, English and Czech languages. Uwe Leuschner is member of many national and international economic unions, for example he is the CFO of Wirtschaftsclub Russland e.V. and a member of the Board. He leads the foreign logistics committee of the Russian Chamber of Commerce and is member of the German–Russian Young Leaders Forum.