Boge Rubber & Plastics: Change of CEO
The long-standing CEO of the Boge Rubber & Plastics Group, Dr. Torsten Bremer, will hand over his position to his successor Torsten Gehrmann as of 1 July 2021. As a member of the management board of CRRC New Material Technologies GmbH, the globally responsible umbrella company of the Boge Rubber & Plastics Group based in Damme, Torsten Gehrmann has been jointly responsible for the Boge Rubber & Plastics Group since 1 December 2020. Dr. Torsten Bremer is moving to the Supervisory Board of CRRC New Material Technologies GmbH, which is currently being constituted.
From 1 July 1 2021, the management of Boge Elastmetall GmbH (the German operating company) and CRRC New Material Technologies will be formed by CEO Torsten Gehrmann jointly with Christoph Krampe, who has been the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) since 2014.
Torsten Gehrmann previously held various management positions at different automotive suppliers (including Continental AG, Dura Automotive Systems, Giti Group). In addition, he has successfully supported start-ups in the field of "Internet of Things (IoT), i. e. in particular Industry 4.0, e-commerce and digital mobility, in implementing their business models.
Torsten Bremer moved from Contitech AG to ZF Friedrichshafen AG at the beginning of 2004 as Managing Director of the subsidiary ZF Boge Elastmetall GmbH and later became a member of the Board of Management of the Chassis Technology division of ZF Friedrichshafen AG. After the acquisition of ZF's Rubber & Plastics business unit by the Chinese Zhuzhou Times New Material Technology Co., Ltd. (TMT) in 2014, Dr. Bremer has held the positon of Chief Executive Officer of Boge Elastmetall GmbH as well as of today's CRRC New Material Technologies GmbH.