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: â€œWe 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.â€