CF&S Group, through its subsidiary CF&S Germany GmbH, has acquired 100% shares of DAKO Worldwide Transport GmbH. This latest acquisition underlines CF&S’ ambition to develop end to end solutions for their global customer base in project logistics and assists CF&S’ growth into a global projects specialist.
Tiit Arus, CEO of CF&S Estonia AS, is excited to welcome DAKO Worldwide Transport to the CF&S Group.
„We are happy to welcome the experienced DAKO Worldwide team into the CF&S family. Together we will be able to serve our existing and future customers on an even higher level, offering tailor made logistic solutions to various industries and markets, “ said Arus.
The founding shareholders of DAKO Worldwide Transport GmbH, and the Managing Director Julian Slusarek consider CF&S as the ideal partner to drive the further growth, internationalization, and development of DAKO Worldwide’s services and technology. “This will put DAKO in the excellent position of being able to carry out project transports even more efficiently and broadly as a competent service provider for our customers, “ said Slusarek.
With this change, DAKO Worldwide Transport GmbH will continue to operate under its name and lead global logistics projects within CF&S. This cooperation will bring new, creative logistics project solutions to our customer base around the world.
DAKO and its employees will continue to be based and operate at the traditional locations in Düsseldorf and Bremen, so that all known contact persons and details will remain unchanged.
Julian Slusarek, who has been part of the team of DAKO Worldwide for 11 years and its managing director for the past three years, will be joined by Michael Decker, the CEO of CF&S Germany GmbH to enable the integration into and close collaboration with the CF&S organization for the benefit of the customers of the new group of companies. Michael Decker has 20 years of management experience in complex logistics organizations. The founding DAKO Worldwide Transport GmbH shareholders Mr. Ralf Grosskopf, Mr. Hans Grosskopf, and Mr. Norbert Nolte will remain as advisors to ensure a smooth transition of DAKO Worldwide into the CF&S world.
Estonia: Tiit Arus, email@example.com, +372 507 3955
Germany: Michael Decker, firstname.lastname@example.org, +49 40 2533643-01
Julian Slusarek, email@example.com, +49 (0) 211 550264-25
About CF&S Group:
CF&S Group is owned by Baltic Maritime Logistics Group headquartered in Tallinn, Estonia. CF&S Group is a collection of logistics companies operating in 9 countries. The company provides a wide range of logistics services globally, including container, road, railway, sea, heavy and oversized cargo transport, multimodal solutions, air transport, warehousing, distribution, chartering, and ship agency services. CF&S Group specializes in container transport between all continents, railway transit between Europe and Central Asia, and road transport across the Baltics and Europe.
Baltic Maritime Logistics Group (BMLG) is a holding and investment company specializing in logistics, active in Europe and Asia since 2000. As a management-owned group, BMLG plays a vital role in the strategic planning and financial management of its companies. They focus on growing through both natural expansion of their subsidiaries and by establishing or acquiring new businesses. BMLG’s expertise spans six key areas: chartering & maritime operations, freight forwarding, port and terminal operations, automotive logistics, high and heavy transport, and ship’s & liner agency. Their global approach caters to a diverse, international clientele.
About DAKO Worldwide Transport:
DAKO WORLDWIDE TRANSPORT GmbH has built up during many years a vast experience in project forwarding, handling and transportation of capital goods, heavy and bulky machinery / equipment including complete industrial plants.
With a strong focus in developing tailor-made logistic solutions, DAKO is serving various industries with the transportation of renewable energy equipment, petrochemical plants, power stations and distribution systems, steel and cement factories.
Embedded in a network of project-oriented forwarding companies, DAKO WORLDWIDE provides first class quality solutions for sophisticated transports even to remote destinations all over the world.