CEO

Jan Kaumanns

RIO, a brand of TRATON GROUP

Since May 2018, Jan Kaumanns has been CEO of RIO, the digital brand of Volkswagen Truck & Bus. The open and cloud-based RIO platform offers a variety of digital services for the entire transportation and logistics ecosystem. Previously, Kaumanns had been responsible for the RIO department platform, partners and strategy. From 2008 to 2017, Kaumanns was employed by the business consulting firm Bain & Company in various positions (latest as manager) where he was part of Bain’s automotive and corporate finance practice. Jan Kaumanns was born in 1980, he is married and has one child. He holds a MBA from Columbia Business School in New York, a diploma in Mechanical Engineering and Management from the TU Berlin as well as a Master’s degree from Ecole Centrale Paris.