CEO | YILPORT Holding Inc.
Christian Blauert started his career 1994 as engineer, project manager and consultant in logistics and transport business. In 1998 he joined the kick off project team for the HHLA Container Terminal Altenwerder in Hamburg. With his team he was responsible for the development of the automation concept, specification of procedures, functional design of IT, financial evaluation and finally commissioning and go live management. After go live within the ramp up of operation he took over the position as head of terminal development to supervise and continuously improve the first years of operation.
In 2003 Christian Blauert became managing director of the HHLA Container Terminal Burchardkai GmbH (CTB). The CTB is the biggest container terminal in Hamburg and handled about 3 Mio TEU per year. The director role includes to manage the CTB terminal conversion project. The object was to create the basis for the conversion of the manual straddle carrier operation to automated stacking cranes and to double the terminal capacity on same size of area.
In 2011 Christian Blauert joined the CMA CGM group as Vice President Terminals and managed the subsidiary Terminal Link, which these days was managing operations or act as shareholder in 28 Container Terminals worldwide. From 2013 to 2016 he was involved in diverse port, terminal and logistic projects as shareholder and partner of the Hamburg based HPMport GmbH & Co KG and in addition was acting as management support and consultant under the name of his own “UAB Christiano Blauerto Konsultacijos” based in Klaipeda, Lithuania. Now from 2016 upon he takes over the position of the CEO Chief Executive Officer within the YILPORT Holding Inc. based in Istanbul, Turkey.