About us

Expertise in all strategically important business areas

SKR – the Corporate Advisors

Anyone in a position of corporate responsibility knows how important practical experience is. For decades, SKR’s Corporate Advisors have held senior leadership positions, established companies and led them to success. We use this wealth of experience for the benefit of our customers.

Rico Back

Businessman, entrepreneur, and for over three decades the holder of leading positions in the global logistics industry – as CEO of the Royal Mail Group and CEO of GLS as well as co-founder and Managing Director of German Parcel.

Christian Herrlich

Experienced leader in digital transformation, IT management and cyber security – with over 25 years of expertise in digitalisation. In charge of numerous digital transformations for Royal Mail, GLS and Deutsche Post DHL Group.

Dr Erik Lüders

Experienced analyst and strategist, with special expertise in banking, strategy and financial services, investment management and risk consulting – with over 15 years’ relevant experience as a partner at McKinsey, EY Ernst & Young and Deloitte.

Mel Tomlin

Strategic leader with over two decades of board-level experience in construction, logistics and healthcare sectors. Specialises in strategy, transformational change, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, and risk management.

Associate Advisors

Together with our Associates Advisors, we lead specialist teams in Europe, Asia, North America and Australia. This enables us to provide investors, boards and executives with independent and confidential advice in internationally important markets. In this working structure, SKR combines top-class expertise under one roof – from general management to operations, finance, HR, sales, marketing, communication, IT and digitalisation.

Together, we have already successfully implemented well over 80 transactions, guided international market entries and set up businesses. We have standardised IT structures and developed new digital products. We know the global logistics industry, especially the postal, parcel and express industry like few others, and have in-depth knowledge of many other industries.

Business remodelling
Investment & finance
Mergers & acquisitions
Digitalisation & IT
Human resources
Sales & marketing

Professional experience
CEO Chief Executive Officer
COO Chief Operation Officer
CFO Chief Finance Officer
CIO Chief Information Officer
CDO Chief Digital Officer
CoS Chief of Staff

North America


Working at SKR – join us!

SKR is growing. New projects and customers are constantly presenting us with new challenges, which we are happy to take on. We work with permanent teams, but also with associated corporate advisors. Our network stretches from Europe to the USA, Australia and Asia. If you are interested in joining our team of experts, please contact us.


Get in touch


Phone +41 41 500 05 31