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Nikolai Setzer

Curriculum Vitae

April 20, 1971
born in Groß-Gerau, Germany
1990 - 1997
Studies in Mechanical Engineering & Economies, Diploma in April 1997, Universities of Darmstadt, Germany, and Bordeaux, France

Continental AG
1997 - 1999
Test Tire Department and Tire Development Engineering
1999 - 2004
Different functions within Original Equipment
Key Account Management & Product Development
2004 - 2007
Vice President of Original Equipment
Key Account Management (Europe & Asia, The Americas)
2007 - 2008
Executive Vice President of Business Unit
PLT Original Equipment
2008 - 2009
Executive Vice President of Business Unit
PLT Replacement Europe & Africa
March - August 2009
Head of Passenger and Light Truck Tires Division
August 12, 2009 - July 31, 2011
Member of the Executive Board
Passenger and Light Truck Tires Division
August 1, 2011 - March 31, 2019
Member of the Executive Board
Tire Division
May 1, 2015 - March 31, 2019
additionally responsible for Corporate Purchasing
Since April 1, 2019
Member of the Executive Board
Spokesman of the Automotive Board
additionally responsible for Central Functions Automotive