Company News, 2018-04-01, 08:00 AM
Jan Lueder new CEO of Regional Headquarters Asia Pacific
Effective April 1, 2018, Jan Lueder – CEO of the Regional Cluster Asia Pacific of the Industrial Solutions business area – will also take on the role of CEO of the Regional Headquarters Asia Pacific for thyssenkrupp. He succeeds Vivek Bhatia, who will join Industrial Solutions in a senior management role.
This enables the RHQ Asia Pacific to be closer to the businesses and shows that Industrial Solutions has a key role in driving growth in Asia Pacific.
Mr. Lueder joined the thyssenkrupp Group in Singapore in August 2015 from Primetals Technologies China, where he was serving as President and CEO. Under his leadership the regional setup and impact of thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions in Asia Pacific has been further developed and strengthened. Jan, who holds a master degree in electrical engineering, can build on multi-year experience in Asia in various management positions in China, Malaysia and Singapore.
thyssenkrupp is a diversified industrial group with traditional strengths in materials and a growing share of capital goods and services businesses. Around 160,000 employees in nearly 80 countries work with passion and technological expertise to develop high-quality products and intelligent industrial processes and services for sustainable progress. Their skills and commitment are the basis of our success. In fiscal year 2016/2017 thyssenkrupp generated sales of around €41.5 billion.
With our engineering expertise in the areas Mechanical, Plant and Materials we enable our customers to gain an edge in the global market and manufacture innovative products in a cost- and resource-friendly way. For us, technical progress and innovations, allied with the combined strength of the Group, are key factors enabling us to follow the development trends on the global sales markets, grow on the markets of the future, and generate strong and stable earnings, cash flows and value growth.
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