Ecommerce Europe supports the initiatives to fully integrate the European parcel delivery market, in order to foster the growth of e-commerce across the European Union. Open standards are key for a fully functioning, competitive delivery market.
The Chair of the e-Logistics Working Group is César Tello (Adigital, Spain). César Tello is Deputy Director at the Spain Digital Economy Association (Adigital), where he leads strategic development for the association’s 550 member companies. He is also Program Director of one of the most prestogious international conferences on digital innovation, the European Ecommerce Conference. César is involved at the academic level as a professor of digital business for several programs in ESIC Business School. His previous professional experience ranges from financial advisory to media & entertainment. He holds a BA Degree on Finance and Entrepreneurship from the University of Washington, graduated with distinction from the Foster School of Business Honors Program, and a MBA from IE Business School.
The Vice-Chair of the e-Logistics Working Group is Walter Trezek. Walter Trezek is an independent consultant in the communication logistics industry. He literally grew up in the industry, and works for the industry for more than 30 years. After gaining his Master‘s in law from the University of Vienna in the 1990s, Walter joined Stamps.com, the Silicon Valley internet start-up and inventor of the digital stamp. In 2000 Walter was invited to become Head of Technology at Austria Post where he took over the address management and direct marketing divisions, and contributed to the restructuring of the organization. In 2004 he left to set up his independent postal consultancy, Document Exchange Network GmbH. In 2013 he was appointed “Presidential Advisor” by Austrian Standards and in 2015 appointed to become a member of the “Digital Transport and Logistics Forum” of the European Commission DG MOVE. Finally, in December 2016, Walter Trezek has been appointed, on behalf of Ecommerce Europe, as Chair of the Universal Postal Union Consultative Committee.
The Group is responsible, together with the team in Brussels, for preparing and drafting the following Ecommerce Europe Position Papers: