Prof. Dr.

Carl Marcus Wallenburg



Short Biography

Carl Marcus Wallenburg is chaired Professor of Logistics and Services Management.

He studied industrial engineering and management at the University of Karlsruhe and received both his doctoral and post-doctoral degree (Habilitation) from WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management. Before re-joining WHU, Prof. Wallenburg was chaired Professor of Logistics at Berlin Institute of Technology. 

He is the European Editor of the Journal of Business Logistics, and serves as reviewer for various conferences and journals and is on the advisory board of different European Conferences.

Professor Wallenburg is a frequent speaker at conferences and company meetings and has published six books, more than ten management studies, including CSCMP’s Global Perspectives on Germany and one Boston Consulting Group Focus Report, and over 70 articles. His work has appeared in European Journal of Marketing, Journal of Business Logistics, Journal of Service Management, Journal of Supply Chain Manage­ment, International Journal of Logistics Management, International Journal of Physical Distri­bution and Logistics Management, Logistics Research, Transportation Journal, etc.

Professor Wallenburg received the German Logistics Research Award 2004, the Best Reviewer Award of Journal of Supply Chain Management 2008, and two Emerald Outstanding Paper Awards 2011.

Research Focus

  • Logistics Service Providers
  • Relationship Management
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Controlling
  • Risk Management