February 9, 2018

Getting Ecuador & Peru on board – or: injecting the yellow blood

For the international placement in the program, I wanted to challenge and put myself outside of my comfort zone. For this reason, I grasped the unique opportunity to support the recently integrated sales unit in Santiago, Chile.
January 8, 2018

The Chile Assignment – an incredible and trembling experience

For the international placement in the program, I wanted to challenge and put myself outside of my comfort zone. For this reason, I grasped the unique opportunity to support the recently integrated sales unit in Santiago, Chile.
November 1, 2017

ICOTEX – Startup Feeling in Houston

The last assignment of my JIG program led me to Houston, Texas. Jungheinrich is setting up a new factory for industrial components there as a part of a joint venture with MCFA (Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklifts America).
September 21, 2017

Lessons Learned from a 2-years Learning Journey

For me, it all started in May 2015. I decided to embark on the JIG journey, not exactly knowing where it would take me. One of the main reasons for becoming a JIG was the growing and ever changing path of Jungheinrich.
September 8, 2017

An assignment abroad – amongst our neighbors

On my very first day at Jungheinrich, I was asked whether I would be interested in executing a procurement project within the controlling ...
October 22, 2016

Vive la France – My French JIG experience in Vélizy

My first JIG assignment abroad started in January 2017 in the French head office in Vélizy-Villacoublay, which lies around 1h 15min out of Paris...
July 14, 2016

Welcome to the Moosburg experience

Six months into my first local anchoring in France, it was time for me to pack my suitcase and leave for my first overseas assignment...
March 7, 2016

Welcome to Shanghai… (well to be honest: Welcome to Qingpu)

On a cool Friday afternoon, my phone rang and the future general manager of our plant in Qingpu was at the other end of the line...
February 28, 2016

Experience in e-commerce sector of Jungheinrich

My first assignment abroad was working with the Jungheinrich Profishop...