18. May 2022 | News

Eric Dietz, new Executive Vice President of GeoPost/DPDgroup

As of 1st July 2022, Eric Dietz is appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO) Europe, and as such Executive Vice President of GeoPost, reporting to Yves Delmas.


Eric Dietz is an accomplished transformational leader who has successfully turned troubled businesses around and made them profitable and highly performing companies.

Eric joined the Group in 2016 as CEO of DPD Netherlands where he reorganised the core business, focused on expanding DPD Netherlands’ international business and transformed it into a profitable company. Since 2021, Eric was also leading the DPD Benelux Cluster.

As COO Europe, Eric Dietz will be responsible for consolidating our positions in Europe, accelerate our initiatives in strategic vertical markets and expand our cross-border service portfolio.

On this occasion, Yves Delmas stated:

“I’m happy to welcome Eric as an executive member of our Group. Under his leadership, Europe region will further expand its core business positions, while innovating to become a reference in sustainable delivery and a leading enabler of e-commerce acceleration.”

Eric commented:

“I’m more than honoured to step in Yves’ position and will put all my energy in positively contribute to our strategy Together & Beyond, announced two years ago, further strengthen our federator model and support all the Business Units.”

Eric remains the CEO of DPD Netherlands until a successor is nominated.

We congratulate Eric on his promotion and wish him every success in his new role.