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About the founders

The company is owned by its founders Henrik Ekman and Gerhard Guron, who also represents the company's management. They both have extensive experience in business development in warehousing and transportation. They also have extensive experience in business management, sales and development of IT-systems in the logistics sector.

Henrik Ekman, founder and Systems Manager

Henrik spent his time, after finishing his engineering degree at Chalmers University of Technology, focusing on developing operational systems for the logistics industry. Henrik is the system architect and developer that has driven the development of Ongoing Warehouse. Development of the system was done in close cooperation with companies in the logistics industry and the process has in many cases been done at location. This close cooperation with industry, combined with technical expertise has given a competent and modern warehousing system. Henrik has before, through his company Microx, been involved in building systems for e.g. the Port of Gothenburg, Schenker , NYK Logistics and DHL. In addition to his specialty in warehouse systems have Henrik extensive experience in transportation planning, ferry reservation systems and mobile computing systems.

Gerhard Guron, Founder and CEO

Gerhard has previous experience as the CEO of two companies in the logistics industry. Before foundning Ongoing Warehouse AB, Gerhard has e.g. for five years been the CEO for Hogia Logistics Systems AB (Sweden's market leader in transportation planning with clients like DHL, GDL, NCC Roads and Schenker). Before that Gerhard founded and was CEO of Heming Personal AB, a staffing and outsourcing company specializing in warehousing and logistics. The company was sold to Poolia and later became Uniflex. The customers were among others DHL, Michelin, Posten and IKEA . Gerhard has also been involved in the entrepreneurship community and has been chairman of the Foundation for Entrepreneurship and one of the initiators of "Entrepreneurs Day". For his involvement in entrepreneurship has Gerhard received a honorable mention in Swedish Enterprise's contest "Entrepreneur of the Year". Gerhard has a degree in Business and Economics from the University of Gothenburg.

About Ongoing

Ongoing Warehouse is a fast growing, Swedish based, software company that specialize in a web-based Warehouse Management System for 3PL-companies. Our mission is to quickly and easily provide a capable, web-based Warehouse Management system for the International 3PL-market.

Our Business Idea: 

”Ongoing Warehouse is a product company – that uses Software as a Service –  to provide a standardized and open WMS for a large number of companies in the area of 3PL” 

Job opportunities

Ongoing Warehouse AB is growing! We have a steady inflow of new customers while existing customers continuously expanding usage of our Warehouse Management System, WMS. Ongoing seeks driven and talented people in system development, deployment / training, customer support and sales. Right now we are looking for the role below - but if you are driven and talented, we are always interested in meeting you and listening to what you have to offer.

Ongoing in media

Below are some of the things written in the media about Ongoing Warehouse and our customers.