Board of Directors


Name Funktion Position Unternehmen
Crispin Teufel Chairman CFO National Seating & Mobility
Steven Markham Vice Chairman SVP/ Head of North American Division Körber Supply Chain Consulting
Gerrit Zwergel Treasurer Senior VP of Finance and CFO

Koenig & Bauer (US) Inc.

Teri A. Simmons Secretary Director International/Immigration Practice Group Arnall Golden Gregory, LLP

Board of Directors (in alphabetical order)

Name Position Company
Kirk Atkinson  President & CEO BLG Logistics, Inc.
Dr. Henning Bruns Managing Director ConMoto Consulting Group, Inc.
Stefan Caspari  Senior Vice President & General Manager Grain and Protein Grain and Protein AGCO Corporation

Warren Colter

CEO Bauerfeind USA
Manuele D'Aversa CEO & General Manager Linde + Wiemann U.S., Inc.
Jonathan Dawley President & CEO

KION North America Corp.

Dr. Robert Engelhorn  President & CEO BMW Manufacturing Co., LLC
Michael Göbel President & CEO Mercedes-Benz U.S. International, Inc.
Ronald Grosse Executive Vice President & Treasurer Bertrandt US, INC.
Christian Halpaus President & CEO IFF Inc.
Sonja Heinrich President of I.K. Hofmann USA I.K. Hofmann GmbH
Dr. Michael Jacquorie Managing Director Airport Experience and Operations – The Americas Delta Air Lines Inc.

Marc Merrill

President & CEO Uniper North America
Lars Oltmanns CEO & Co-Founder UP TO GOOD – The “Sustainable Coffee Fruit Co.”
Dimitris Psillakis

Head of Marketing and Sales,

Mercedes-Benz Cars North America and CEO of Mercedes-Benz USA

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC
Mirko Schueppel President BIM Results LLC
Arnold Servo Managing Partner Rödl & Partner
Burkhard Ulrich Senior Vice President Human Resources Volkswagen Group of America Atlanta, Chattanooga Operations, LLC

Sunitha Vegerla

General Manager RECARO Aircraft Seating

Christian Vorspel-Rueter

Executive Vice President & CFO Deutz Corporation
Dennis Wagner President & CEO BESTAR Steel Group

Chapter Directors

Name Chapter Position Unternehmen
Dr. Henning Bruns North Carolina  Managing Director Americas ConMoto Consulting Group, Inc.
Tobias Brugger South Carolina Vice President & Plant Manager ZF Transmission Gray Court
n.a. Florida    
n.a. Dallas/Texas    

Honorary Directors

Klaus E. Becker

Hans J. Damp

Dieter Elsner

Dr. Bernhard Goepelt

Peter Halpaus

Thomas J. Harrold Jr.

Uwe Hinrichs

Dr. Eike Jordan

Dr. Dieter B. Rathke

Wolfgang Schmidt

Robin Spratlin