Gerhard Oswald

Managing Director, RailRunner Europe


After ten years experience in trade and industry Mr. Oswald has more than thirty years experience in combined transport (road, rail and inland waterway transport), using containers and swap bodies, for TFG Transfracht GmbH & Co KG (a subsidiary of DB Mobility Logistics AG), with headquarters in Frankfurt. He has management experience of land and seaport-hinterland transport in the fields of sales, marketing, product development, transport organization and logistics, as well as purchasing. Mr. Oswald was in charge of designing and launching Albatros Express, one of the biggest intermodal rail networks for seaport-hinterland transport in Europe. Between 1 June 2007 and 31 May 2013 he was managing director of TFG Transfracht GmbH & Co KG. From 1 June 2013 to now he is a managing partner of GOMULTIMODAL GmbH, Hamburg, and since October 2012 Chairman of the advisory board of the German Promotion Center for Intermodal Transport (Studiengesellschaft Kombinierter Verkehr (SGKV e.V.)), Berlin.

Gerhard Oswald
RailRunner Europe GmbH
Eiffestraße 78
DE-20537 Hamburg
Mobile: +49 40 2094064970

Mike Daniel

Managing Director, RailRunner South Africa

Mike Daniel

Mike Daniel
Kaleida Project Management Company (Pty) Ltd
Fancourt Office Park
Cnr Northumberland & Felstead Sts

PO Box 414
Office +27 11 462 0577
Cell +27 82 888 4422
Fax +27 11 462 0561

Ayman Hedayat

Managing Director, RailRunner Egypt

Mr. Heyadat has more than 25 years of experience in business consulting, commercial agencies and trade affairs for heavy industrial machinery and equipment in the Egyptian market. He started his career in family business for Ferrostaal A.G. – FIT Dept, selling railway equipment and spare parts.

Among Mr. Hedayat’s achievements are contracts with Egyptian National Railways and Alexandria Passenger & Transportation Authority for wheels, tires and axles from Mafersa Brazil, Lucchini Group, Italy. He has participated in suppying breakdown cranes to Egyptian National Railways, and both permanent way paving cranes and diesel electric mobile harbor cranes from Mannesmann Demag Gottwald GmbH to Damietta Shipping & Container Handling, Port Said Shipping & Container Handing Terminal, and Suez Container Handling Terminal.

Additionally, Mr. Heyadat has consulted for various UN Bodies, such as ILO, WFP, MDF-F (UNIDO, UNDP, ILO and UN-Women), and as a Project Management professional he was extensively involved in the creation of ICT – Satellite VSAT Services, licensing and contributing to several smart city urban projects both in Egypt and abroad.

He holds a B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from the American University in Cairo, and an Import Export Management Diploma from AUC in collaboration with London City College.

Ayman Hedayat
RailRunner Egypt
Nile City Towers – North Tower
23rd Flr. – Suite 2328
Ramlet Beau Lac, Cornich El Nile
11624, Cairo, Egypt
Tel +202 2461 8670
Fax +202 2461 8501