Mercedes-Benz appoints Roland Folger as MD and CEO [ Current Affairs ]


About Roland Folger: Roland Folger is currently CEO and president at Mercedes-Benz Malaysia. He completed his education from Gottlieb-Daimler Gymnasium , Abitur in 1979. Before his joining at MB Malaysia he worked at Daimler AG as Head of Product Management and Communication/ Head of Operative Sales worldwide for Vans.

Image of Roland Folger

Image of Roland Folger

MD and CEO of Mercedes-Benz

  • He joined MB of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in 2011.
  • He has been with Mercedes-Benz for over thirty years.
  • His role at MB is Sales, Marketing, after sales and Production of Mercedes-Benz Passenger Cars, Mercedes-Benz and FUSO Trucks in Malaysia .

About Mercedes Benz:

  • Mercedes-Benz is an entirely maintained junior of the German Daimler AG.
  • They worked in India since 1994 and its headquarter is at Pune in Maharashtra.

About his appointment:

  • Roland S Folger has been appointed as new Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer for Mercedes-Benz India. He will be replaced by Eberhard Kern who is then lead in Europe Company.
  • Eberhard Kern was work in India from last three years and his responsibility was expansion for production capacity and extension of network and product portfolio.

- Published on: August 5, 2015