Management board

Dirk Willers
Chief Sales Officer

Personal Details

  • Born 1973
  • Member of the Management Board (Chief Sales Officer)


Dirk Willers studied business administration at the University of Bayreuth, specializing in marketing and sales, and at the University of Nebraska in Lincoln, USA.

Professional Career

Dirk Willers began his professional career with the management consultancy Booz Allen Hamilton in Chicago, USA. He then held various positions at Daimler AG in Stuttgart for over 12 years, where he served as Head of Department responsible for Product Management and Marketing Service & Parts MB Passenger Cars, among other duties. In 2015, Dirk Willers joined ElringKlinger. In his role as Vice President, he took over the Aftermarket division as well as the management of ElringKlinger Logistic Service GmbH. Dirk Willers was appointed to the Management Board of ElringKlinger AG as Chief Sales Officer in October 2023.

Member of the Management Board of ElringKlinger AG

  • Since: October 1, 2023
  • Appointed until: September 30, 2026


  • Central Units: Sales, Marketing
  • Business Units: Engineered Plastics and Aftermarket
  • Group Companies (shared responsibility among the Management Board)