Sulzbach, Germany (ots-PRNewswire) - Lear Corporation (NYSE: LEA)
today announced that it has appointed Hubert Kloss as Vice President
and General Manager of Lear's customer service center in Boblingen,
Germany. Hans Osenstatter, currently Vice President and General
Manager of Lear's customer service center in Ingolstadt, Germany, is
now responsible for Lear's customer service center in Wolfsburg. Both
will be reporting to Gunther Mecklinger, President - Premium Car
Group for Lear Corporation.
In his new role, Kloss will be responsible for Lear's customer
activities with DaimlerChrysler and Porsche. He is based in
Kloss joined Lear in 1997, as Director - Purchasing, Premium Car
Group following Lear's acquisition of Keiper Car Seating. Prior to
that, he held a number of positions in purchasing and materials with
Keiper Recaro and served in the German Air Force for seven years.
Kloss earned a Master's degree in Business Administration from the
Business Academy in Blieskastel/Saar, Germany.
Expanding his current responsibilities, Osenstatter will assume
responsibility for Lear Corporation's customer service center in
Wolfsburg, which supports Volkswagen. Based in Gaimersheim, Germany,
Osenstatter will continue in his role as Vice President and General
Manager for Lear's customer service center supporting Audi.
Osenstatter joined Lear in 1995 as engineering manager, following
Lear's acquisition of Plastifol. Since that time, he has assumed a
number of quality, engineering and sales positions with Lear
Corporation in Germany. He most recently served as senior sales
executive for Lear's Premium Car Group, in Ebersberg, Germany.
Osenstatter also held positions in design and engineering with
Bosch-Siemens and Korting-Radio-Werke.
Osenstatter earned an engineering degree in polymers from
Rosenheim College, in Rosenheim, Germany.
Lear Corporation, a Fortune 150 company headquartered in
Southfield, Mich., is one of the world's largest automotive suppliers
with 1999 sales of $12.4 billion. The company's world-class products
are designed, engineered and manufactured by more than 120,000
employees in over 300 facilities located in 33 countries. Information
about Lear and its products is available on the Internet at
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