Dr. Bernd Lauterbach is chief solution architect for end-to-end transportation solutions in the SAP industry business unit Travel & Transportation (IBU T&T). His professional objective is support of worldwide and regional logistics service companies (carriers, forwarders, 3/4PLs, and others) in making their business run better and more efficiently by use of innovative SAP software solutions.
Before supporting the logistics industry, Bernd worked in SAP transportation development for 13 years as a development manager for SAP Event Management, SAP Auto-ID Infrastructure, and SAP Transportation Management, before developing parts of SAP ERP LE-TRA, where shippers have been the focus.
Bernd studied and received a PhD in electrical engineering from University of Bremen. His panoramic view and knowledge of logistics processes helps customers to identify synergies, innovations, and opportunities for improvement.