ContiTech, one of the leading international suppliers of plastic and rubber products, appointed Maik Niewoehner as General Manager of ContiTech Romania, a press release informs.
He is replacing Bernd Steinebronn who held this position for over 13 years.
Niewoehner is working within Continental for over 18 years, where he held various management positions in several ContiTech locations in Germany. Before taking over the management of ContiTech Timisoara, Maik Niewoehner was CFO of the production unit in Oppenweiler, Germany, while being responsible for Finance & Controlling departments of ContiTech locations globally.
“More than a decade ago, instead of the hall where we are today, it was only a field and is really impressive, looking back. Now, about 6 percent of global demand and over 20 percent of European demand for tubes for car air conditioning systems are manufactured at the factory in Timisoara,” Maik Niewoehner, head of production unit, stated.
Established in 2002, ContiTech plant in Timisoara is one of the seven Continental units in Romania., about 24 million pieces being annually manufactured here.