Daimler AG unveils its new board Deputy Chairman

Michael Brecht, 48, has been named Deputy Chairman of Daimler AG’s Supervisory Board, where he replaces Erich Klemm, who enters the first stage of early retirement. .

Michael will also act as Chairman of the General Works Council, having been a member of the Council at Mercedes’ Gaggenau plant since 1990 and its Chairman since 1998.

Dr Manfred Bischoff, Chairman of Daimler AG’s Supervisory Board, says: “We have another experienced workforce representative at my side to lead the Supervisory Board in the form of Michael Brecht. I look forward to working together productively for the good of our company.”