Robert Logemann is a five times CEO, NACD Certified Director, and Board member who specializes in resuscitating and revitalizing underperforming global businesses in the industrial, consumer product, and medical device sectors. He currently serves as the CEO of Lift Solutions Holdings, a national Crane, Crane Service, and Rigging solutions platform focused on becoming the leading one-stop shop for above and below-the-hook crane and lifting solutions. In addition, he is a senior advisor at Dunes Point Capital, a private investment firm, and an independent Director for Hy-Tek Material Handling.
With 35 years (and counting) of leadership experience, Robert Logemann has a proven ability to perform quick business assessments, execute improvement plans, facilitate organizational growth, and build world-class teams. Driven by a foundational belief that businesses cannot cost-cut their way to prosperity, Logemann utilizes his expertise in business growth, strategy, turnaround, board collaboration, and mergers & acquisitions to achieve success. Decades of hands-on experience have given Logemann the capacity to readily define a business’s core competencies and divest non-core initiatives, operations, and product lines for the long-term betterment of the organization.
Logemann has maintained a record of success in cash flow generation and balance sheet management by applying his hard-won leadership savvy to corporate challenges. This achievement, in turn, has enabled him to grow profits and revenue for business ventures spanning North America, Asia, Latin America, and EMEA.
To date, Robert Logemann has developed and executed complete redesign strategies for global companies in the industrial, consumer goods, and medical device sectors. Before taking on his role at Lift Solutions Holdings in 2022, Logemann spent two years as Chairman and CEO of PPG. Before PPG, Logemann spent four years as CEO of the Tyden Group, an international holding company centered on the provision of consumable and permanent track and trace solutions. In addition, from 2013 to 2015, he held a similar role for one of the most prestigious American tableware-makers, the Lenox Corporation.
Prior to those roles, Logemann served as the President and CEO of Home Care Industries. He was tasked with fundamentally restructuring the organization, reengineering its business model, and expanding its consumer base. He was well-suited for the challenge at the time, as he had previously been responsible for making similarly extensive improvements to Consolidated Storage Companies, a business with significant financial, operating, sales, personnel, and leadership concerns.
Before making his first forays into top leadership, Robert Logemann held significant operating roles at KONE, Sunrise Medical, Stanley Black & Decker, and Otis Elevator. He also holds an MBA from the University of Connecticut’s School of Business and a bachelor’s degree in Manufacturing Engineering from Miami University.
Outside of his executive work, Robert Logemann is a prolific writer on matters such as corporate leadership, lean strategy, and organizational alignment. His work can be found in Forbes, Chief Executive Magazine, Real Leaders Magazine, Corporate Board Member Magazine, Conscious Company Magazine, Fast Company, and Business 2 Community.