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Extra management shuffling at Daimler, this time a little bit lower down – Markus Keicher...

Extra management shuffling at Daimler, this time a little bit lower down – Markus Keicher (fifty one) will go from the Bremen car or truck plant to consider more than as the new creation and internet site chief at the Ludwigsfelde plant from 1 April, 2020.

Keicher’s title is the exact as at Bremen and he requires more than from Sebastian Streuff who turned accountable for the ‘transformation process’ of Mercedes-Benz Vans from 1 February.

Vans device chief Marcus Breitschwerdt stated of Streuff: “With his intensive practical experience in creation and many different effectiveness programmes, he has the most effective skills for foremost the transformation workplace and to contribute significantly to set vans back again on the highway of accomplishment.”

Ingo Ettischer, head of vans functions stated of Keicher: “With his knowledge in many different creation parts around the world, he is ideally equipped to properly lead our plant for the open up model collection of the Sprinter.”

Keicher’s resume involves management and task posts at the Berlin internet site and in passenger car or truck creation, routine maintenance, technical services and creation planning before relocating to the Beijing Benz joint enterprise in China to established up and start creation of the first M-B engine manufacturing unit outside the house Germany. He subsequent headed engine creation at Untertuerkheim before his prior go to Bremen.