How MAN Creates the Future of Transportation!
Dr. Frederik Zohm, Executive Board Member, Research & Development (R&D), MAN Truck & Bus SE
This lecture will be held online.
Frederik Zohm was born on January 6, 1973 in Melle. In 2003 he completed his postgraduate studies at the Technical University of Aachen where he had previously completed his studies in production technology and industrial engineering. In 2005, he obtained an Executive MBA from the University of St. Gallen. Dr Zohm started his career at a university-related consultancy firm in Aachen and was Head of the Company Development unit by the time he left. In 2005, he switched to Procurement at the Daimler Trucks subsidiary EvoBus GmbH.
From 2009 through 2012, Dr Zohm led Procurement at Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Cooperation in Tokyo. From 2012 through 2016, Dr Zohm was responsible for global sales and Powertrain Product Planning at Daimler Trucks. From 2012 through 2014, he also held a managerial position at Rolls-Royce Power Systems Holding in which Daimler AG held a stake at the time. In 2017, Frederik Zohm switched to Volkswagen Truck & Bus AG and led alliance management of the strategic partnership with U.S. Truck manufacturer Navistar. Since July 2017, Frederik Zohm has been the Executive Board member for Research and Development at MAN Truck & Bus SE (formerly MAN Truck & Bus AG).
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The guest speakers will provide an insight into their work and give you a basic understanding of how to found and manage technology-based and growth-oriented businesses.
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