Leadership change at the ITM function of Automotive Technology

On May 1, 2020, Kerstin Baumgärtner will take over the position of Head of Information Technology Management (ITM) at Automotive Technology. Ms. Baumgärtner succeeds Dr. Martin Nusswald, who at the same date will assume the position of Head of Group Processes & Information Technology and CIO of the Materials Services business area.

Kerstin Baumgärtner is currently Head of Business Application Solutions at Automotive Technology. The business graduate began her career in the Group in 1987 as a project manager at Thyssen Industrie AG. She was subsequently responsible for the IT departments at Thyssen Umformtechnik & Guss, thyssenkrupp Präzisionsschmiede, and Business Unit Damper as well as Business Unit Springs & Stabilizers in personal union. She also spent two years externally as head of the IT Service Department at SONA BLW Präzisionsschmiede.