Augsburg, 10/28/2014 – The new CEO of MAN Diesel & Turbo SE comes from within the company. With effect from 1 January 2015 Dr. Uwe Lauber will assume the function as CEO of the globally operating technology company located in Augsburg. The 47-year-old Lauber had been Head of the Business Unit Oil & Gas before and took over the Executive Board position Global Sales and After Sales on 1 October 2014. He joined the company in 2000.
“Dr. Lauber knows the company very well, he embodies technological innovation and uncompromising customer orientation. That is why he is the right one”, says Dr. Georg Pachta-Reyhofen, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of MAN Diesel & Turbo and CEO of MAN SE. “At the same time he rejuvenates the Executive Board – another signal of decampment for the company which is a jewel in the crown of German engineering”, Dr. Pachta-Reyhofen continues.
“MAN Diesel & Turbo is a company that has been a forerunner of developments ever since and still is in many areas. I am looking forward to further extending this pioneering role together with my Executive Board colleagues and our 14,000 employees”, Dr. Lauber commented on his appointment. “Our customers want one thing above all – reliable and efficient products. And that is what we provide. Today, leadership means offering products which lead the way economically and ecologically”, Lauber explains his priorities.
About MAN Diesel & Turbo
MAN Diesel & Turbo SE, based in Augsburg, Germany, is the world’s leading provider of large-bore diesel engines and turbomachinery for marine and stationary applications. It designs two-stroke and four-stroke engines that are manufactured both by the company and by its licensees. The engines have power outputs ranging from 450 kW to 87 MW. MAN Diesel & Turbo also designs and manufactures gas turbines of up to 50 MW, steam turbines of up to 150 MW and compressors with volume flows of up to 1.5 million m³/h and pressures of up to 1,000 bar. The product range is rounded off by turbochargers, propellers, gas engines and chemical reactors. MAN Diesel & Turbo’s range of goods includes complete marine propulsion systems, turbomachinery units for the oil & gas as well as the process industries and complete power plant solutions. Customers receive worldwide after-sales services marketed under the MAN PrimeServ brand. The company employs around 14,500 staff at more than 100 international sites, primarily in Germany, Denmark, France, Switzerland, the Czech Republic, India and China. MAN Diesel & Turbo is a company in the Power Engineering business area of MAN SE.
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