Daimler moves German plant chief from cars to vans | Automotive Industry News

Much more management shuffling at Daimler, this time a little bit decreased down – Markus

Much more management shuffling at Daimler, this time a little bit decreased down – Markus Keicher (fifty one) will shift from the Bremen car or truck plant to take around as the new production and web page chief at the Ludwigsfelde plant from one April, 2020.

Keicher’s title is the same as at Bremen and he can take around from Sebastian Streuff who turned accountable for the ‘transformation process’ of Mercedes-Benz Vans from one February.

Vans unit chief Marcus Breitschwerdt reported of Streuff: “With his extensive working experience in production and many unique performance programmes, he has the very best qualifications for main the transformation office environment and to lead substantially to put vans back again on the highway of achievements.”

Ingo Ettischer, head of vans operations reported of Keicher: “With his know-how in many unique production parts all over the world, he is preferably outfitted to correctly direct our plant for the open design series of the Sprinter.”

Keicher’s resume involves management and venture posts at the Berlin web page and in passenger car or truck production, upkeep, technological company and production organizing just before transferring to the Beijing Benz joint undertaking in China to established up and commence production of the to start with M-B engine manufacturing unit exterior Germany. He upcoming headed engine production at Untertuerkheim just before his past shift to Bremen.