Thomas Hemmerich joined MAN in 2003. He has held a variety of positions within the organisation, including CEO of MAN Truck & Bus Austria; Senior Vice President Sales Management Truck at MAN Truck & Bus, Munich; Regional Head for Sales Area East at MAN Truck & Bus, Munich; Regional Head Sales Area Africa at MAN Truck & Bus, based in Johannesburg South Africa; and CEO of MAN Truck & Bus Deutschland GmbH.
Highlights of his career within MAN include growing the market share in Austria by 7%, achieving the highest market share of MAN Truck & Bus in Europe ever (17,7% in 2011), and propelling the company from number 4 to number 2 in the South African market.
Prior to his time at MAN, Thomas was with ABB High Voltage Cables, Mannheim, Germany, for 10 years. While there he was Head of Profit Centre High Voltage Cable Accessories, Head of Supply Management and Supply Manager at the company. Highlights include establishing a complete new factory for cable accessories and increasing revenue by 20% via the introduction of significant export business.
Thomas studied at Fachhochschule Giessen/Friedberg and has degrees in business administration and mechanical engineering.
Thomas was appointed Managing Director of MAN Truck & Bus UK in 2016.