Dr.-Ing. Jan-Wilhelm Breithaupt

Dr. Jan-Wilhelm Breithaupt is an experienced air cargo executive and drives digitalization in the airline industry for more than 15 years. He holds a doctorate in production logistics. As Director Global Passenger Processes he introduced the Online-CKI, the Mobile Boarding Pass and the Quick Boarding Gates for Lufthansa Airlines. During this time, he was Steering Board Member of the IATA “Simplify the Business” initiative. Currently, he is responsible for the Global Customer Service and Handling Management of Lufthansa Cargo worldwide. He pushed forward the implementation of 100% electronic airway bill and introduced the off-airport Pre-Check of freight and many other digital services for handling. As one of the key results Lufthansa Cargo became a 100% eAWB carrier in March 2022. Together with IATA and the Digital Test field Air Cargo he pushes the OneRecord standard forward. He is accredited member of the IATA Cargo Service Committee since 2016.