Executive Board

Members of the Executive Board

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The Executive Board

Dr. Elmar Degenhart

  • Chairman of the Executive Board

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    Year of birth: 1959
    Appointed until: August 2019
    First appointed: August 2009


    Additionally responsible for:

    • Corporate Communications
    • Corporate Quality and Environment
    • Continental Business System
    • Central Functions Automotive


      Curriculum Vitae


José A. Avila

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    Year of birth: 1955
    Appointed until: December 2019
    First appointed: January 2010


    Member of the Executive Board

Hans-Jürgen Duensing

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    Year of birth: 1958
    Appointed until: April 2023
    First appointed: May 2015


    Member of the Executive Board

Frank Jourdan

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    Year of birth: 1960
    Appointed until: September 2021
    First appointed: September 2013


    Member of the Executive Board

Helmut Matschi

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    Year of birth: 1963
    Appointed until: August 2022
    First appointed: August 2009


    Member of the Executive Board

Dr. Ariane Reinhart

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    Year of birth: 1969
    Appointed until: September 2022
    First appointed: October 2014


    Member of the Executive Board

Wolfgang Schäfer

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    Year of birth: 1959
    Appointed until: December 2019
    First appointed: January 2010


    Member of the Executive Board

Nikolai Setzer

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    Year of birth: 1971
    Appointed until: August 2022
    First appointed: August 2009


    Member of the Executive Board