The Jury

All projects/professionals are submitted to an international jury, which consists of high-level practitioners in logistics from sectors in retail, industry, consulting, service providers and the academic world.

Each ELA member association can nominate one member of the jury who may commit for a period of three years as member of the jury (not mandatory). In addition, the winners of the last three years editions of the ELA Awards will be invited to take part in the jury.

The jurors for 2020 are in alphabetical order:

  • Joachim Arts, Associate Professor and Study Director, MIT-Luxembourg Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
  • Zsuzsanna Báthory, Head of Department Industrial Engineering at the Automotive Electronics Division of Bosch, Robert Bosch GmbH, Germany
  • Mick Curran, CEO, CILT Ireland, Ireland
  • Xavier Derycke, VP Supply Chain Transformation Europe, Rexel Developpement, France
  • Laszlo Duma, General Manager, Returpack Ltd, Hungary
  • Romeo Dumitru, Logistics Manager, Euroccoper, Romania
  • Angel Gil Gallego, Logistics Manager, ESIC, Spain
  • Willy Glaude, Chairman of the Board, ABCAL, Belgium
  • Gernot Graebner, Head of Supply Chain Management, KOMSA Kommunikation Sachsen AG, Germany
  • Alcibíades Paulo Guedes, Teacher/President of the Board of Directors, FEUP/INEGI, Portugal
  • Abdelmajid Halim, Purchasing & Supply Chain Director, North Africa Bottling Company, Morocco
  • Hans Rudolf Hauri, President, IMUB Ltd, Switzerland
  • Buelent Ileri, Director Supply Chain & Logistics, EME, AGCO Corporation, Switzerland
  • Igor Jakomin, General Manager, In-Quadra, Slovenia
  • Efstathios Makantasis, Logistics Department/Logistics Manager, Delta Foods S.A. (Vivartia Group), Greece
  • Manel Jimenez Otero, Supply Chain & IT Director, TENDAM, Spain
  • Steve Rinsler, Director and Company Secretary, Bisham Consulting, United Kingdom
  • Mauro Rizzolo, Vice President Logistics Western Europe, Schaeffler Italia, Italy
  • Kamil Slavik, Owner and CEO, Hypera sro, Czech Republic
  • James Spittle, Chairman, Supply Chain Coordination Ltd, United Kingdom
  • Roman Stiftner, President, BVL Austria, Austria
  • Vladyslav Strashnyi,Professor Healthcare Technologies, Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design, Ukraine
  • Aizhan Tleuberdinova, Marketing & Logistics Department, Turan University, Kazakhstan
  • Frank Van Riemen, Global Inventory Manager, Biomet Global Supply Chain Center, Netherlands
  • Sven Verstrepen, Head of Supply Network Innovation & Analytics, Ahlers, Belgium
  • Oliver Wittig, Head of Supply operations DE/BNL/CH/Nordics, Henkel AG & CO.KGaA, Germany