Trelleborg names Frank MA1/4ller as CEO of JV.
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 23, 2015-Trelleborg names Frank MA1/4ller as CEO of JV
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Trelleborg (STO:TRELB), a provider of engineered polymer solutions, announced on Thursday that Frank Muller will become the new CEO of the joint venture TrelleborgVibracoustic, effective 1 June 2015.
Muller succeeds Hans-Jurgen Goslar who is retiring during the first quarter of 2016. Goslar has been CEO of TrelleborgVibracoustic since the creation of the joint venture in 2012 and, prior to this, he had held the position as CEO of Vibracoustic since 2008.
Most recently, Muller was vice president and general manager for TRW Automotive's Global Occupant Safety Systems. Prior to that, he worked in a number of other roles, including president and CEO at Behr America.
Also, Lennart Johansson, currently member of the management board of TrelleborgVibracoustic, will end his assignment from 1 February 2015.
In connection with this, TrelleborgVibracoustic will reduce the size of its management board from four to three persons. Following a transition period Johansson will assume a position as senior advisor in the Trelleborg Group.
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