Ole Hansen

PhD Candidate 

Ole Hansen is a PhD Candidate in the field of Logistics at Kühne Logistics University, supervised by Prof. Dr. Hanno Friedrich. He holds a diploma in Economics with a focus on International Economics and Supply Chain Management from the University of Kiel. Following his studies, he worked as a researcher and consultant for the logistics services company 4flow for over 4 years. He investigated the German food supply systems’ vulnerability as part of a research project funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) and consulted international companies on how to optimize and implement new logistics processes.

In his research, he focusses on the assessment and usage of enterprise food inventories in disaster management and investigates ways to use this information in vulnerability analyses.


Tel: +49 40 328707-308
Fax: +49 40 328707-109


Professional Experience

2013 - 2017Researcher and Consultant at 4flow AG
2011 - 2012Internship and working student at CITTI GV-Partner Großhandel GmbH & Co


Since 2017PhD Candidate in Logistics at Kühne Logistics University
2012Diploma in Economics at the University of Kiel, with majors in International Economics and Supply Chain Management