Board of Management

The ETAS Board of Management comprises the following members: Christoph Hartung (Chair), Günter Gromeier (Executive Vice President Sales), and Götz Nigge (Executive Vice President Operations).

Christoph Hartung

Christoph Hartung, President and Chairman of the ETAS Board of Management

President and Chairman of the ETAS Board of Management

Günter Gromeier

Günter Gromeier, Executive Vice President Sales

Executive Vice President Sales

Götz Nigge

Götz Nigge, Executive Vice President Operations

Executive Vice President Operations


Supervisory Board

The ETAS Supervisory Board comprises the following members: Dr. Walter Schirm (Executive Vice President Engineering Sales, Robert Bosch Car Multimedia GmbH, Hildesheim, Germany), Susanne Eisenmann (Legal Counsel, Robert Bosch GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany), and Frank Hoffmann (Chair of the ETAS GmbH Works Council, Stuttgart, Germany).

Dr. Walter Schirm, Chairman of the ETAS Supervisory Board

Dr. Walter Schirm

Biographical data:

Dr. Walter Schirm was born in Stuttgart, Germany, in 1963.
He earned his degree as Graduate Engineer in Mechanical Engineering and subsequently obtained his doctorate focused on Engineering Mechanics at the University of Stuttgart, Germany.

Career stages in the Bosch Group:

  • 1995 – Technical Sales South-West, Robert Bosch GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany
  • 1999 − Assistant to the Management, Robert Bosch GmbH, Gerlingen, Germany
  • 2002 – Head of Marketing, Division Chassis Systems Control, Robert Bosch GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany
  • 2004 − Head of Sales for DaimlerChrysler, VW/Audi, Porsche, Division Chassis Systems Control, Robert Bosch GmbH, Abstatt, Germany
  • 2006-2009 − Senior Vice President Sales North America and Ford Group worldwide, Divisions Chassis Systems Control and Gasoline Systems, Robert Bosch LLC, Farmington Hills, USA
  • 2010 − Executive Vice President Sales VW Group, Head of Technical Sales North, Robert Bosch GmbH, Braunschweig, Germany
  • 2015 − Executive Vice President Sales Daimler, Head of Technical Sales Daimler, Robert Bosch GmbH, Waiblingen, Germany
  • 2018 − Executive Vice President Sales, Robert Bosch Car Multimedia GmbH, Hildesheim, Germany

 

Susanne Eisenmann, Stuttgart, Germany

  • Lawyer, Robert Bosch GmbH

Frank Hoffmann, Stuttgart, Germany

  • Chairman of the Works Council, ETAS GmbH