Detlev von Osten

Detlev von Osten

Detlev von Osten

QRC Group GmbH
Managing Partner QRC Group

Krebsmatt 3
79379 Müllheim, Germany

P: +49 (0) 7631 / 171086
Mob: +49 (0) 173-8807420


Born in 1960, Management Assistant, continuing education in the areas of sales, marketing, business, general and people management.

For 6 years Sales Representative and Marketing Manager in commerce, mail order business and trade.

For 15 years at TNT Express GmbH, German affiliate of the Dutch TNT Post Group (TPG), a service provider for transport, express and logistics worldwide. During this time 4 years as Sales Manager, 8 years as Branch and Profit Centre Manager, 3 years as Member of the Executive Board Germany with responsibility for the regional business divisions West and South East. Thereafter as Corporate-Development-Manager with overall responsibility for the marketing and corporate development, for mergers & acquisition as well as for the whole strategic project management.

Sales Managing Director for 2 years at Deutsche Post AG, responsible for the business division Euroexpress (now DHL Express) with 340 employees and a turnover of approx. 500 million EURO.

From 2002 until March 2008 Partner of the oprandi & partner-group, since April 2008 Partner of the QRC Group. As Managing Partner specializing in recruitment, advising and selection of skilled employees and managers for the branches transport, logistics, SCM and services.

Freelance-docent at Berufsakademie Lörrach (university of cooperative education), co-initiator and founding and advisory board member of the “Club of Logistics” e.V., member of different marketing boards and professional associations, such as BVL and others.

Industry Specialization:

  • Transport
  • logistics
  • SCM
  • services


For me, the QRC Group is the personal adviser with long business experience and a competent point of contact for both national and international clients and candidates.