Rohan Kapoor DB Cargo UK

DB Cargo UK appoints new transformation and digitalisation champion

DB Cargo UK has appointed a new Chief Transformation and Digitalisation Officer as part of its plans to further improve the company’s operational efficiency and customer service.

Rohan Kapoor (BEng, MBA), who was previously the IT Director in charge of digital transformation at National Grid, will join the company with immediate effect. Rohan is an accomplished professional with more than 16 years of experience in digital strategy, cost optimisation, change implementation, and global project management. He has extensive experience of delivering large-scale IT transformations to help companies achieve business critical objectives.

Commenting on his appointment, DB Cargo UK’s Chief Executive Andrea Rossi said: “DB Cargo UK is delighted to welcome Rohan at a time when we’re looking to accelerate our plans to introduce greater automation and digitalisation into the business. “These are challenging times for the rail freight sector and the work Rohan will be leading on will deliver more innovative, cost effective and agile solutions that will enhance the experience of both our colleagues and our customers,” he added.

Rohan said he was delighted to be joining the company: “I am excited about the digital journey at DB Cargo UK, which offers numerous opportunities to enhance the business and develop essential capabilities. I believe that the future holds thrilling times for everyone at the company.”

“I will be aiming to foster an environment of collaboration and growth. Together, we will build a culture that encourages innovation, embraces change and delivers exceptional results,” he added.