Dr. Wolfgang Hoppmann was born in 1958. He has two degrees in Mechanical Engineering PhD and Economics Bs.
He is the Director of the technical department of Karl Schmidt Spedition GmbH & Co. KG and the CEO of the Schmidt group in GCC. He started in the Schmidt group in 1998 and is responsible for the conceptional design of all logistic processes as well as the engineering of the logistical platforms of the Schmidt-Group.
Since 2009 Dr. Hoppmann is working in the GCC region and is in charge for all activities in GCC which includes affiliates and activities in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Kingdom of Bahrain, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Oman and Kuwait,
After study at the university of Aachen and Siegen and an interim study in US of seven month, he worked at the BASF site in Ludwigshafen as an Engineer in the Central Engineering Department in the Petrochemical sector before he joint the Schmidt-Group.