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Shaun Mills

Chief Executive Officer

Alpha Trains Group

Przed powołaniem na stanowisko CEO w Alpha Trains we wrześniu 2010 roku Shaun Mills pełnił tę samą funkcję u niemieckiego operatora transportu autobusowego i kolei regionalnej Abellio GmbH. Wcześniej zajmował stanowiska Bid Finance Director w Arriva plc oraz Finance Director w brytyjskiej spółce Great North Eastern Railway (GNER).

Przed rozpoczęciem pracy w szynowym transporcie osobowym Shaun Mills piastował różne stanowiska w międzynarodowym Senior Management dla BAE Systems plc. w Avro International Aerospace oraz Eurofighter. Ponadto zajmował też stanowisko Managing Director w spółkach córkach BAE — Heckler & Koch GmbH oraz Rocket Motors (business of Royal Ordnance plc.). Na początku kariery Shaun Mills pracował jako rewident gospodarczy w KPMG.


Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing.

Thomas Schmidt

Managing Director

Passenger Division

Thomas Schmidt zaczął karierę w Alpha Trains w sierpniu 2002 r. jako Commercial Manager, w czerwcu 2006 r. awansowa na stanowisko Senior Commercial Manager, a w marcu 2012 r. na Commercial Director. W czerwcu 2013 r. Thomas Schmidt został powołany na stanowisko dyrektora zarządzającego Alpha Trains Europe GmbH.

Po zakończeniu studiów Thomas Schmidt ukończył techniczny program szkoleniowy w dziedzinie przewozu towarów w Deutsche Bahn, gdzie pracował następnie jako kierownik projektowy, a później jako kierownik zespołu ds. zakupu pojazdów. Stamtąd przeszedł jako Sales Manager do GE Rail Services. Inż. dypl. i MBA.


Dipl.-Ing. & MBA

Fernando Pérez

Managing Director

Locomotives Division

W styczniu 2001 roku Fernando Pérez rozpoczął karierę zawodową w Alpha Trains jako Engineering Manager ds. lokomotyw w Londynie, a w 2004 awansował na stanowisko Engineering Manager Strategic Projects.

W kwietniu 2007 r. Fernando Pérez został przeniesiony jako Country Representative dla Hiszpanii i Portugalii do Madrytu, a następnie w sierpniu 2010 r. przejął rolę Engineering Director w Alpha Trains Belgium z siedzibą w Antwerpii. W październiku 2012 r. awansował na stanowisko Managing Director. Przed rozpoczęciem kariery w Alpha Trains był kierownikiem projektowym w Alstom.


Hermann Schlösser

Chief Financial Officer

Alpha Trains Group

Hermann Schlösser dołączył do Alpha Trains w 2012 roku jako Senior Controller, a w maju 2015 r. powołano go na stanowisko Head of Controlling. W latach 2016–2018 jako kierownik projektowy w Alpha Trains z powodzeniem wdrożył w całym przedsiębiorstwie nowy system finansowy. W czerwcu 2018 r. jako Head of Finance przejął odpowiedzialność za duże części obszaru finansowego, a od lutego 2019 r. jako CFO kieruje działem finansów.

Po pomyślnym ukończeniu studiów ekonomicznych na uniwersytecie w Kolonii Hermann Schlösser zajmował kilka stanowisk w dziedzinie ekonomii w różnych przedsiębiorstwach, między innymi u międzynarodowych dostawców w branży motoryzacyjnej Johnson Controls Automotive Group oraz Yazaki Europe Limited.


Dipl. Psych. & EMBA

Linn Buchmann

Group HR Director

Alpha Trains Group

Linn joined Alpha Trains in 2012 as Group Head of HR and was promoted to Group HR Director in 2017. A qualified psychologist with an additional qualification in Business Administration, she found her calling in the HR field through her position as a trainee with Mundipharma. She subsequently held various HR positions at Johnson & Johnson, as an HR Business Partner and Senior Recruiter EMEA, among others.

Before becoming the Head of HR at Alpha Trains in 2012, she most recently worked as HR Manager for Air Liquide.


Guus de Boer

Commercial Director

Locomotives Division

Guus joined Alpha Trains in 2014 as Commercial Manager for the French and Italian market. He became Regional Manager for Central Northern Europe in 2016 followed by a promotion to Commercial Director for the Locomotives division in 2018.

Prior to joining Alpha Trains, he worked as Commercial Manager for ING Wholesale Banking and Credit & Structured Finance Officer for Bank Degroof, accompanying family business owners and medium sized companies in their financial growth.

Guus holds a Master degree in Commercial Engineering from the University of Antwerp.


Dipl.-Ing. (FH)

Jörg Hagemeyer

Engineering Director

Passenger Division

Jörg came to Alpha Trains in January 2004 as fleet engineer; he got promoted to Engineering Manager in March 2009 and again in March 2012 to Engineering Director.

Prior to this he worked for Bombardier in Aachen as a Project Manager and Service Engineer for Diesel-Multiple-Units.


Dipl.-Ing.

Peter Magedler

Engineering Director

Locomotives Division

Peter joined Alpha Trains in March 2008 . He started as Project Manager at Angel Trains in London. After 2 years, he moved to Antwerp, where he took a position as Project Manager in the Service & Procurement Department. In July 2010, Peter was promoted to Head of Service and Procurement.

Effective from 1st of October 2013, Peter Magedler has been appointed Engineering Director for Alpha Trains Locomotives.

Before Alpha Trains he worked for Plasser & Theurer in Madrid as Procurement & Quality Manager for track maintenance machines.


Bart Smout

Operations Director

Locomotives Division

Bart joined Alpha Trains in 2019 as Operations Director. He obtained a Master degree in Applied Economics and has worked for several departments of the SNCB Group since 2007, including the roles of Business Manager, Product Manager for Single Wagon Load and Supply Chain Manager.


LL.M.

Hedwige Van de Wyer

Legal Director

Locomotives Division

Hedwige joined Alpha Trains in February 2002 as contract manager. In 2003 she changed to the legal department as legal counsel and was promoted to senior legal counsel in July of the same year. In January 2007 Hedwige Van de Wyer became legal director followed by a promotion to Legal and Operations Director in 2008. Prior to joining Alpha Trains Hedwige Van de Wyer worked as a legal counsel for different law firms.


BA & MBA

Bernhard Holzer

Group Investment Funding Director

Alpha Trains Group

Bernhard joined Alpha Trains as Head of Group Investment Funding in February 2016. In July 2019 he was promoted to Group Investment Funding Director. After obtaining his international university degrees, Bernhard held senior positions in Germany and Spain in the banking & finance sector, including HSH Nordbank, WestLB, BDO und KPMG, with the main focus on corporate finance and equity investments.


Daniel Gallina

Director Financial Reporting & Analysis

Alpha Trains Group

Daniel Gallina has been working in the Finance Division of Alpha Trains Group since 2011 in various management positions, such as „Head of Tax" and „Head of Accounting“. Since 2020, he holds the position of „Director Financial Reporting & Analysis“.

Before joining Alpha Trains, he was a Senior Manager at Deloitte in Transaction Services and worked in the finance department of the German bus and train operator Abellio GmbH.

Daniel Gallina holds a degree in economics from the Ruhr University in Bochum and also is a certified German tax advisor since 2006.


Dipl.-Ing. & MSc.

Vincent Pouyet

Country Director France

Alpha Trains France

Vincent joined Alpha Trains in 2018. Before he took over responsibility for Alpha Trains’ activities in the French market, he was Head of Sales at Bombardier Transport in France. His previous positions include Bid & Project Management and Sales positions for Siemens Mobility and Thales.

Vincent has graduated from Ecole Polytechnique and holds a Master degree from the University of California, Los Angeles.