Continental Engineering Services has appointed Christoph Falk-Gierlinger as running director from 1 July, 2020.
The mechatronics engineer succeeds Bernd Neitzel, who is retiring after additional than fourteen yrs at the helm of the advancement provider service provider and after a whole of 37 yrs with Continental.
Falk-Gierlinger joins Continental after performing for engineering provider service provider Alten. He started out his career in 1998 at Bosch, wherever he held a variety of administration positions in Vienna and Stuttgart.
Immediately after two yrs at Valeo in Paris, he returned to Stuttgart in 2013 to sign up for MBtech. The new running director provides experience in program advancement, drive technologies and electromobility to Continental Engineering Services.
“We are incredibly pleased to welcome Christoph Falk-Gierlinger as running director of Continental Engineering Services, hence continuing the prosperous do the job of his predecessor Bernd Neitzel,” claimed Continental CTO Automotive, Dirk Abendroth.
“As the new MD, he is taking above a organization positioned both equally technologically and financially and will be able to even more expand a aggressive placement: With the whole know-how pool of the Continental guardian organization guiding him, coupled with the creativity and agility of compact engineering groups, Continental Engineering Services has established alone as a [n] innovation spouse for person, tailor-created alternatives for mobility of the future.
“Christoph Falk-Gierlinger will go on to progress the organization with his abilities in substitute drives, driver assistance systems, electromobility and networking, notably in the central places of automatic driving, connectivity and electrification.
“In addition, diversification into new industries will also expand the world-wide footprint.”