Ingo Ettischer named Head of Operations at Mercedes-Benz Vans

Ingo Ettischer named Head of Operations at Mercedes-Benz Vans

Dr Ingo Ettischer to become new Head of Mercedes-Benz Vans Operations on March 1, 2019. Ingo Ettischer is currently Head of Production and the Wörth plant at Mercedes-Benz Trucks in the Daimler Trucks Division.

Mazda Motor Europe announces new global and European appointments

Mazda Motor Europe announces new global and European appointments

Giovanni Barbieri, currently Director of Finance at MME (pictured), will be appointed Vice President and Chief Financial Officer MME and Mazda Motor Europe (MME).

Erwin Raphael promoted To COO of Genesis Motor America

Erwin Raphael promoted To COO of Genesis Motor America

Erwin Raphael has been promoted to the position of Chief Operating Officer, Genesis Motor America, effective immediately. Erwin will continue to be responsible for the strategic direction and management of all Genesis operations in the United States, including sales and marketing.

Martin Stillger takes over as the new CEO of thyssenkrupp Schulte

Martin Stillger takes over as the new CEO of thyssenkrupp Schulte

Effective February 1, 2019, Martin Stillger will take over as Chairman of the thyssenkrupp Schulte trading organisation. His predecessor Ilse Henne joined the Materials Services Executive Board at the beginning of the year as Chief Operating Officer.

Jan Frydrych named HR Director of Škoda’s ‘India 2.0’ project

Jan Frydrych named HR Director of Škoda’s ‘India 2.0’ project

On 1 April 2019, Jan Frydrych will assume the role of HR Director in the Škoda-led India 2.0 project of the Volkswagen Group.

Louise O’Sullivan appointed Network Operations Director, Groupe Renault UK

Louise O’Sullivan appointed Network Operations Director, Groupe Renault UK

Louise O’Sullivan has been appointed as the new Network Operations Director for Groupe Renault UK following a promotion from her previous role as Dacia Brand Manager, having been with Groupe Renault UK for nearly 25 years.

U.S. Auto Parts appoints David Kanen to board of directors

U.S. Auto Parts appoints David Kanen to board of directors

U.S. Auto Parts Network, Inc., one of the largest online providers of aftermarket automotive parts and accessories, has appointed David Kanen to its board of directors, effective immediately.