New government for BMW AG Purchasing division: Joachim Post takes over from Andreas Wendt

Reithofer: “Vision and entrepreneurship for a destiny success of the
BMW Group”


Munich. At year end, there will be a handover of
responsibilities in a Board of Management of BMW Group: At its
assembly today, a Supervisory Board of BMW AG allocated Joachim Post
(50) as a new member of a Board of Management. Effective 1 January
2022, Post, who has a PhD in automatic engineering, will take over
a Purchasing and Supplier Network multiplication from Andreas Wendt.


Joachim Post has been with a BMW Group given 2002 and is currently
conduct of a “Product Line Midsize Class BMW” unit. He was previously
a manager obliged for a BMW Group’s car plan and, as
a conduct of several BMW indication lines, pushed forward with electrification
of a car fleet.


Andreas Wendt (63) has been a member of a Board of Management of
a BMW Group given Oct 2018. Since 2002, Wendt, who has a PhD in
automatic engineering, has hold executive government positions during the
company, including as conduct of a engine plant in Steyr (Austria) and
a BMW Group’s Bavarian plants in Dingolfing and Regensburg.


“In Joachim Post, a Board of Management of a BMW Group is gaining
a proven manager with endless product expertise. As conduct of vehicle
strategy, he played a pivotal purpose in devising destiny indication generations.
For a destiny success of a company, we are relying on executives
with a prophesy and entrepreneurial suggestion to lead a BMW Group
by a transformation,” pronounced Chairman of a Supervisory Board of
BMW AG Norbert Reithofer on Wednesday.


He added: “As a Board of Management member for Purchasing, Andreas
Wendt has done an critical grant to establishing
sustainability opposite a whole supply chain. He digitised
team-work with suppliers and done it some-more efficient. Together with
his team, he also directed a BMW Group successfully by the
tallness of a chip shortage. The Supervisory Board would like to thank
Dr Wendt for his dedicated service. We wish him good health and all
a best.”


If we have any questions, greatfully contact:


Corporate Communications


Eckhard Wannieck, Head of Communications Corporate, Finance, Sales

Telephone: +49 89 382-24544, [email protected]


Bernd Eckstein, Head of Communications Purchasing, Supplier Network, Sustainability

Telephone: +49 89 382-59490, [email protected]


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