Bernhard Bukovc joins Unmanned Life as Chairman of the Advisory Board for Postal and Logistics

Bernhard Bukovc joins Unmanned Life as Chairman of the Advisory Board for Postal and Logistics

Unmanned Life is pleased to announce today at Postal Vision 2020 in Washington DC, that Bernhard Bukovc has joined Unmanned Life in an advisory role as the Chairman of the Advisory Board for Postal and Logistics. Bernhard, Chairman of postal industry’s common innovation vehicle, the Postal Innovation Platform and its flagship Postal Pitch programme, supported by partners like the UN’s Universal Postal Union and Swiss Post, is widely regarded in the global postal and logistics industry as one of the most influential figures in the sector, with more than 20 years of experience in the postal and logistics, and particularly, innovation thought-leadership.

Unmanned Life has developed a solution that will disrupt the postal and logistics sector in a profound way. Today, automation of sorting and warehousing is very costly, with static and non-scalable equipment. Unmanned Life has changed the rules of the game and traditional sorting technology is in the process of being replaced by autonomous, flexible and scalable sorting. It’s a privilege to accompany Unmanned Life on this industry-changing journey and join its dedicated and highly motivated team.” Bernhard Bukovc

Bernhard’s stewardship of the Postal Innovation Platform (PIP) for more than 5 years now has won him many accolades in the industry building on his already impressive track record and strong global network in the sector. The PIP focusses on new technologies and the future for the logistics industry as an open platform to co-create innovation, value and solutions for the logistics sector. Previously, he worked for the Austrian Post as Director of Regulatory Affairs, and then served as Director of Inter-company Pricing and Regulation at the International Post Corporation in Brussels for over five years. Bernhard is also an entrepreneur, who founded and manages Vinaficio, an e-marketplace for wine. Bernhard, as a thought-leader, is author and co-author of various publications and host and moderator of various conferences in the sector. Bernhard holds a LL.M from George Washington University, USA and a J.D. from the University of Graz, Austria.

“We carefully select who we bring on board at Unmanned Life. Bernhard´s advice at the strategic level, as he does with several CEOs in the industry, as well as the strength and quality of his network, will be key in Unmanned Life’s rapidly growing journey in this sector.”  Kumardev Chatterjee, Founder and CEO of Unmanned Life

“Bernhard is the right man at the right place at a key growth stage of our company. He combines a wide knowledge of the sector and an innovative and entrepreneurial mindset. Together we will achieve great results and contribute to modernize the postal industry and adapt to e-commerce challenges. I am very glad to have him on board” Nicholas Zylberglajt” CO-Founder and COO, Unmanned Life