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      Members of the Executive Board

      Nikolai Setzer

      Year of birth: 1971
      Appointed until: March 2024
      First appointed: August 2009

      Chairman of the Executive Board
      Chairman of the Automotive Board

      Additionally responsible for:

      • Group Communications and Public Affairs
      • Group Total Quality Management
      • Group Strategy
      • co-pace (Start-up Organization)
      • Central Functions Automotive

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      Frank Jourdan

      Year of birth: 1960
      Appointed until: March 2024
      First appointed: September 2013

      Member of the Executive Board

      Christian Kötz

      Year of birth: 1970
      Appointed until: April 2027
      First appointed: March 2019

      Member of the Executive Board

      • Tires

      Additionally responsible for:

      Helmut Matschi

      Year of birth: 1963
      Appointed until: March 2024
      First appointed: August 2009

      Member of the Executive Board

      Philip Nelles

      Year of birth: 1974
      Appointed until:  May 2024
      First appointed: June 2021

      Member of the Executive Board

      • ContiTech

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      Dr. Ariane Reinhart

      Year of birth: 1969
      Appointed until: September 2022
      First appointed: October 2014

      Member of the Executive Board

      Wolfgang Schäfer

      Year of birth: 1959
      Appointed until: December 2024
      First appointed: January 2010

      Member of the Executive Board

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