History of Hansa Meyer Global Group of Companies

18.05.2018: Markus Steib becomes the new chairman of the advisory board of Hansa Meyer Global Holding GmbH as successor of Heiko Luikenga.

17.01.2018: Mr. Jörg Knehe resigned as Managing Director of Hansa Meyer Global Holding GmbH and becomes a member of the corporate Advisory Board at the same time.

01.09.2016: Marc-Oliver Hauswald is appointed as further Managing Director for Hansa Meyer Global Holding GmbH and Hansa Meyer Global Transport GmbH & Co. KG.

15.02.2016: The shareholders of Hansa Meyer Global have appointed Mr. Henrique Wohltmann as Managing Director of Hansa Meyer Global Holding GmbH.

01.09.2015: Henrique Wohltmann is appointed Managing Director of Hansa Meyer Global Transport GmbH & Co. KG. He replaces Jürn Schmidt who is also no longer Managing Director of Hansa Meyer Global Holding GmbH.  

01.01.2015: The HEGO Partner Holding GmbH is renamed into Hansa Meyer Global Holding GmbH.

01.07.2013: HEGO Partner Holding GmbH celebrates its 25th anniversary.

01.01.2013: Wilh. Loesch GmbH Germany merges with Hansa Meyer Global Transport GmbH & Co. KG. Wilh. Loesch India now operates hereunder.

01.01.2012: Heiko Luikenga becomes new Chairman of the Advisory Board of HEGO Partner Holding GmbH.

01.10.2011: Jürn Schmidt is appointed Managing Director of HEGO Partner Holding GmbH and Hansa Meyer Global Transport GmbH & Co. KG. He replaces Norbert Giese, who joins the Advisory Board of HEGO Group.

01.01.2006: Hansa Meyer Transport GmbH & Co. KG and GTC Global Transport GmbH & Co. KG merge to become Hansa Meyer Global Transport GmbH & Co. KG.

07.03.2005: Karl-Georg Gorski resigns as Managing Director of HEGO Holding GmbH for age reasons and joins the Advisory Board. He remains a shareholder and partner to support the Group as a consultant.

Jörg Knehe is appointed the second Managing Director of HEGO Group.

01.06.2004: Hannover Finanz GmbH becomes shareholder of HEGO Partner Holding GmbH. An advisory board is established and Jürn Schmidt is appointed its Chairman.

12.08.2002: Jürgen Hesper resigns as Managing Director of HEGO for age reasons and sells his shares. Norbert Giese is appointed Managing Director of HEGO Group.

01.01.2000: Jörg Knehe and Norbert Giese take over the management of Hansa Meyer Transport GmbH & Co. KG. 

In 2000 Wilh. Loesch India Pvt. Ltd. is established in Mumbai.

23.11.1990: HEGO acquires Wilh. Loesch GmbH in Hamburg - a long-established company, founded in1884, which specialises in trade with India. 

01.07.1988: Jürgen Hesper, Karl-Georg Gorski, as well as their junior partners Rolf Krumbach, Jörg Knehe and Norbert Giese, found HEGO Partner Holding GmbH. Then, Hansa Meyer Transport GmbH & Co. KG. is set up as a startup company. Hansa Meyer Transport GmbH is a General Partner.

HEGO Partner Holding GmbH becomes holding company of Hansa Meyer Transport GmbH & Co. KG, head office in Bremen, Germany, and GTC Global Transport GmbH & Co. KG that is set up as startup, with the head office in Duesseldorf, Germany.

15.10.1986: Karl-Georg Gorski, Jörg Knehe and Norbert Giese found Hansa Meyer Transport GmbH.

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