Aachen, December 1, 2021 – Next.e.GO Mobile SE, the independent German manufacturer of innovative and sustainable urban electric vehicles, today announced the appointment of Martin C. Klein as the new Chief Executive Officer with effect from December 1, 2021.
Martin Klein is a veteran of the automotive industry with over three decades of international experience, both on the side of the OEMs and in the supplier ecosystem. Klein worked for Daimler AG for over 25 years, where he held several management positions with international responsibility both in Germany and in the United States. He has also managed suppliers such as RECARO Automotive Seating. He obtained his university degree in economics from the University of Bonn.
Ali Vezvaei, Chairman of the Board of Directors, says: “Next.e.GO’s disruptive microfactories and the unique product platform in combination with an incredibly strong culture of innovation offer enormous potential. Martin brings a wealth of implementation experience to the table to help the team accelerate progress and growth. I look forward to working with Martin and the management team as we tackle the next chapter of Next.e.GO’s journey. “
“I am delighted to be joining Next.e.GO at such an exciting time in the company’s history. I believe that Next.e.GO is uniquely positioned to benefit from the changes in the mobility sector with its innovative and cost-effective solutions. I look forward to working with Ali and the entire team to support the company in executing its strategy, ”added Martin Klein.