Daimler Buses Head of Sales and Marketing retiring this year

Ulrich Bastert, Head of Sales and Marketing at Daimler Buses, will retire on 1 July.

Ulrich joined the company in 1985 and has worked in a wide variety of roles during his time there including President of DaimlerChrysler AG in the Czech Republic.

Philipp Scheimer has been named as Ulrich’s successor and will start on 1 June. He is currently Head of Mercedes-Benz do Brazil Ltda.

Martin Daum, Chairman of the Board of Management at Daimler Truck AG says: “I would like to thank Ulrich Bastert for his decades of service in a wide variety of key functions at Daimler Trucks and Buses.”