Lars Brorsen steps down from his position as Chief Executive Officer of JOST Werke AG effective September 30th , 2019. His successor will be Joachim Dürr, who was appointed Chief Sales Officer (CSO) of the JOST Werke as of January 1, 2019. As of October 1, 2019, the graduate mechanical engineer will assume the function of Chief Executive Officer of JOST Werke AG. Dürr has many years of international sales, product and leadership experience in the commercial vehicle industry and is looking forward to his new position: “I am delighted to develop the company, generating sustainable and long-term value for our customers, employees and shareholders.”
Lars Brorsen has been the face of JOST Werke since the end of 1999. At 67 years of age, he hands over the baton of Chairman of the Executive Board: “We have prepared this step with calm and prudence. With Joachim Dürr, we have been able to win a competent successor who will keep the spirit of the company alive and will continue JOST’s success story. It has been a great honor for me to have served JOST over the past decades.” Brorsen will continue to assist JOST on an advisory basis until December 31, 2019.