Speaker Details

Dr. Gerhard Troche

Senior Expert, Railway Group KTH, Royal Institute of Technology

Dr. Gerhard TrocheGerhard is a Senior Expert in rail freight and international rail policy at the Railway Group, Royal Institute of Technology Stockholm (KTH). Between 2010 and 2015 he worked as an Expert at the railway unit of the European Commission with the development of European rail freight policy, supervising the implementation of the EU Rail Freight Corridors and managing several studies on European wagonload and rail freight infrastructure. He also participates in the training and education of railway professionals and academics in South-East Asia. Gerhard obtained a PhD. at KTH in 2009 with a dissertation on the economics of rail freight production systems and is currently participating in several EU Shift2Rail R&D projects.