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Hella has appointed Stefan van Dalen to head its aftermarket business segment, while Christoph Söhnchen will take responsibility for special applications.
The company’s CEO, Dr. Rolf Breidenbach says the pair will continue to drive forward business activities in their new respective areas, using their high level of technological and industry expertise.
van Dalen has been with Hella since 2016 and has held various management positions during this time, most recently as head of the corporate logistics central function. Prior to that, the 50-year-old held leading positions in supply chain management in the automotive and consumer goods industry for around 20 years.
Söhnchen has been working for Hella since 2006. The 41-year-old was most recently responsible for sensors, working from Hella’s US site in Northville, Michigan.
Hella employs a total of 4,100 people across its aftermarket and special applications segments.