The 55-year-old engineer has already been in charge of the Vehicle Engineering segment of EDAG, the world's largest independent engineering service providers, since January 2017. In his new function of COO (Chief Operating Officer), he will also be responsible for the global business operations of our Vehicle Engineering segment, including complete vehicle development.
Harald Keller has close ties to EDAG, and was already employed in various managerial positions in vehicle development between 1995 and 2007. With his excellent knowledge of our industry, his technical expertise and long-standing experience of the company, he will make a valuable contribution to the future development of EDAG.
About the EDAG Group
EDAG is an independent engineering service provider working for the global automotive industry. The company has a global network of some 60 branches at the world's major automobile centres to serve leading national and interna-tional vehicle manufacturers and technologically discerning automotive suppliers.
In addition, EDAG also offers engineering services in the vehicle engineering, electrics/electronics and production solutions segments. This extensive competence enables EDAG to provide its customers with all-round support, from the original idea to design, through to product development, prototype construction and even turn-key production systems. As an innovative technological leader, the company also has competence centres for ground-breaking fu-ture technologies for the automotive industry: lightweight design, eMobility, digitalisation, integral safety and new production technologies.
In 2018, the company achieved a sales volume of € 792 million and an adjusted EBIT of € 47.6 million. On 31st De-cember, 2018, EDAG employed a global workforce of 8,641 (including apprentices).
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