Domain: International Supply Chain Management & Logistics

Position Senior Professor of Practice and Course Coordinator

Following her degree in Economics and Business Administration from St. Gallen University, Switzerland, Verena Ehrler worked for over 15 years as a manager for strategic business development in supply chain management (SCM) and logistics in the transport industry in Switzerland and the UK. In 2011, she defended her doctoral thesis on electronic freight documentation and started working in research and academia. In her research, Verena focuses on the improvement of sustainability and efficiency of SCM and the impact of digitalization on the transport system. Jointly with industry partners she has conceived and coordinated different national and international projects. Verena is convenor of ISO 14083 on transport operations emission calculation and reporting. She was coordinating author for the “How-to-Guide” for zero emission freight in urban areas of the Transport Decarbonisation Alliance (TDA) and she was awarded the Transport Research Arena (TRA) Senior Researcher Cross-Modality Award.

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