Klaus Rehkugler (52) will take over as Head of Sales & Marketing at Mercedes-Benz Vans on 1 August 2020 and will report directly to the Head of Mercedes-Benz Vans, Marcus Breitschwerdt. At present Rehkugler is Head of Sales Operations and Marketing for the Region Europe at Mercedes-Benz Cars. He will take over from Klaus Maier (58), who will leave the company at the end of June at his own request.
Rehkugler studied European Business Studies in Reutlingen and joined afterwards the former Mercedes-Benz AG via the International Trainee Program in 1994. Following several positions with specialist and leading responsibilities at Mercedes-Benz Cars in fleet and used car sales, and as a product manager for Mercedes-Benz compact cars, Rehkugler took over as the Head of Market Planning and Order Management at smart GmbH. From 2005 to 2011 he held several managerial positions in marketing and as Head of the Toronto-Retail-Group of Mercedes-Benz Canada. From the autumn of 2011 Rehkugler was responsible for product management of the S-, E- and C-Class and their derivatives as well as for MB Guard before he took on his present job in October 2014 as the Head of Sales Operations and Marketing for the Region Europe at Mercedes-Benz Cars.
Klaus Rehkugler (Photo: Daimler)