Ralph Hemmerling

Ralph Hemmerling is the Business Development Director of Fevzi Gandur Logistics with a primary focus on multinational corporate accounts in Turkey and internationally. Ralph is also heading the group’s project cargo division, under the Smart Logistics brand.


After completing education, Ralph Hemmerling worked for an international German freight forwarding company and eventually in 1992 transferred to Istanbul where he has worked in various positions until 2005 for the local representative agent of the no longer existing J.H. Bachmann Group.

In 2005 he started as a co-founder and General Manager of a then start-up company Smart Logistics in Istanbul, a company closely affiliated to the Fevzi Gandur group.

His primary focus during the past 5 years has been to work on the expansion of the worldwide network infrastructure for the company, and to provide logistics services for project cargoes domestically and internationally.

Ralph Hemmerling is an expert in the multimodal transportation of difficult and outsize cargoes.

Ralph Hemmerling holds a masters degree in transportation and logistics management from the German Academy of foreign Trade and  Transport in Cologne.