Klaus Zellmer Elected New Chairman of German American Chamber of Commerce of the Southern United States, Inc.

03.04.17 GACC South Atlanta - News-Hauptkategorie, GACC South News

Klaus Zellmer

The GACC South announces the new North Chairman, Klaus Zellmer, President and CEO of Porsche Cars North America

 

 

 

April 3, 2017 – Klaus Zellmer, President and CEO of Porsche Cars North America, has been elected as the next Chairman of the German American Chamber of Commerce of the Southern U.S. (GACC South). Zellmer succeeds Martin Richenhagen, Chairman, President and CEO of AGCO Corporation, who has served as Chairman of the GACC South since 2011.   

Zellmer joined Porsche in 1997. His experience with Porsche includes Regional Manager of North America, Head of Marketing and Distribution in Leipzig, Germany and Director of Marketing for Porsche Deutschland in Germany. He also successfully served as President and CEO of Porsche Germany from 2010-2015, where he increased sales from 13,000 to 24,000 units. Prior to joining Porsche Cars North America, Zellmer led Porsche A.G.’s Emerging Markets Division where he held responsibility for regional offices and subsidiaries in the southern hemisphere. 

Zellmer will serve as GACC Souths’ Chairman for a maximum of eight years. 

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