August 27th, 2021
HOERBIGER appoints Dr. Thorsten Kahlert as CEO
After six years of successful work for the HOERBIGER Group, Dr. Jürgen Zeschky, CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board, will retire at the end of 2021.
The Board of Directors has appointed Dr. Thorsten Kahlert as his successor as CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board. He joined HOERBIGER in April 2017 as Head of the Safety Business Unit. Previously, he worked for 13 years in various positions and countries for the Boston Consulting Group (BCG). In addition to Safety, Thorsten Kahlert was responsible for a number of other business areas at HOERBIGER in the following years, including Rotary Solutions, Engine, Automotive Hydraulics, and Electronics. He has been a member of the HOERBIGER Executive Board since August 2019.