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      Nikolai Setzer

      Curriculum Vitae

      April 20, 1971
      born in Groß-Gerau, Germany
      1990 - 1997
      Studies in Mechanical Engineering & Economies, Diploma in April 1997, Universities of Darmstadt, Germany, and Bordeaux, France

      Continental AG
      1997 - 1999
      Test Tire Department and Tire Development Engineering
      1999 - 2004
      Different functions within Original Equipment
      Key Account Management & Product Development
      2004 - 2007
      Vice President of Original Equipment
      Key Account Management (Europe & Asia, The Americas)
      2007 - 2008
      Executive Vice President of Business Unit
      PLT Original Equipment
      2008 - 2009
      Executive Vice President of Business Unit
      PLT Replacement Europe & Africa
      March - August 2009
      Head of Passenger and Light Truck Tires Division
      August 12, 2009 - July 31, 2011
      Member of the Executive Board
      Passenger and Light Truck Tires Division
      August 1, 2011 - March 31, 2019
      Member of the Executive Board
      Tire Division
      May 1, 2015 - March 31, 2019
      Additionally responsible for Corporate Purchasing
      Since April 1, 2019
      Member of the Executive Board
      Spokesman of the Automotive Board

      Additionally responsible for Central Functions Automotive
      Since December 1, 2020Chairman of the Executive Board

      Additionally responsible for:
      Group Communications and Public Affairs, 
      Group Total Quality Management,
      Group Strategy,
      co-pace (Start-up Organization)
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