Mr. Bernhard Thünemann has been appointed Senior Vice President Roof Systems as of June 10, 2014. He is also Managing Director of Valmet Automotive GmbH. He reports to COO Robert Blumberg.

Mr. Thünemann is responsible for the Roof Systems business, roof engineering and roof systems related operations in Germany. The previous SVP Roof Systems, Dr. Martina Lupberger, has left the company due to personal reasons. Valmet Automotive wishes to thank her for her considerable contributions in leading and developing the roof systems business, implementing several changes and relentlessly enhancing the effectiveness of roof system operations.

Mr. Thünemann started at Valmet Automotive on October 1, 2013 and has worked as Director, Project and Project Lifecycle Management. Previously he has worked for 15 years at Karmann roof systems in various managerial positions, and for 4 years at Titgemeyer GmbH as leader of R&D and quality.

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Communications Manager Mikael Mäki
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Valmet Automotive is an experienced provider of automotive engineering, vehicle manufacturing, convertible roof systems and related business services. Our special areas of expertise are premium cars, convertibles and electric vehicles. We employ 2,000 professionals in Finland, Germany, Poland and China.