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Commerce Logistics Specialist Walter Trezek

Walter Trezek is an independent consultant in the digital commerce and logistics industry.

He literally grew up in the industry, working for the family company, a distributor of franking and inserting machines throughout Central and Eastern Europe. His career to date spans more than 35 years.

He is a well-recognized and respected speaker and moderator at a wide range of postal and digital commerce industry events.

As a digital commerce & logistics specialist, he is regularly called up by journalists and asked for his take on industry developments.


After gaining his Master‘s in law from the University of Vienna in the 1990s, Walter joined Stamps.com, the Silicon Valley internet start-up and inventor of the digital stamp. 

Meet Walter Trezek, communication logistics specialist: find out what Walter's been up to in the post and communications industry over the past 25 years..

Walter was their Senior Consultant and a member of their successful 1999 IPO team.

In 2000 Walter was invited to become Head of Technology at Austria Post where he took over the address management and direct marketing divisions, and contributed to the restructuring of the organization.

In 2004 he left to set up his independent postal consultancy, Document Exchange Network GmbH. 

Current activities

As well as his work as a consultant, Walter is also actively involved in determining the standards upon which the global digital commerce & logistics industry is based, through his work with the following national and international organizations:

Universal Postal Union

Chairman of the UPU Consultative Committee (CC) representing all global wider postal sector stakeholders

Project “Ecom&Africa initiative”

Liaison Officer of CEN to the UPU Standards Board

EU / European Commission

DG TAXUD - Low Value Consignment Project Group

DG MOVE - Digital Transport & Logistics Forum II (DTLF)

Representative of Ecommerce Europe, German BdKEP

CEN / European Standardisation: CEN/TC331 WG2

Convenor CEN/TC331 WG2 (Digital Postal Services)

Project Leader:  Electronic Advanced Data for customs and transport security

Project Leader: Connected open global networks for postal operators and the wider postal sector players

Ecommerce Europe

CO-chair: e-logistics Task Force

Representative: Ecommerce Europe at UPU & DG TAXUD & ERGP (European Regulators Group for Postal Services)

Logistic-natives e.V.

Expert to Working Group: Logistic Natives Internationalization

Austrian Standards

Presidential Council until 2018

Expert: Committee 001 (Information Technology and its application) & Committee 269 (sustainable cities and communities)

For more information, please contact Walter Trezek directly.

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