Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV) has announced management changes to take effect in March and April 2015. According to a company release, Dr. Albert Kirchmann, currently Head of Daimler Trucks Asia, will become Chairman of Daimler Trucks Asia as of April 1, 2015. In this position, he will consult and support the company´s strategic development and will continue to represent Daimler on the political level as well as in industry associations in Japan.
Marc Llistosella, currently Head of Marketing, Sales & Aftersales, Trucks Asia & DICV, becomes new Head of Daimler Trucks Asia (Fuso and BharatBenz) on April 1, 2015. In his new position he will directly report to Dr. Wolfgang Bernhard. Llistosella has been leading DICV right from a planning phase as a Greenfield Project. He built the organization, the plant and led the development of a whole new product range under the brand BharatBenz for the Indian market as well as Fuso trucks for markets in Asia and Africa.
Michael Kamper, currently Managing Director Trucks at Mercedes-Benz UK, will become new Head of Marketing, Sales & Customer Services Trucks Asia as of March 1, 2015. In the company since 1995, Kamper has proven his expertise in truck business in various leading positions in international sales and customer experience.