His predecessor Christian Theeck takes up a new position within the company.
In his new role, Martin Eschler will be responsible for the operational testing business of batteries from areas such as automotive, industrial components, aviation and shipping and medical technology and will continue to have a strong focus on the topics of safety, trust and sustainability in the future. “As the first and most experienced special test laboratory for batteries, TÜV SÜD has an enormous knowledge and technology lead. We will continue to expand our leading position – also with extensive investments – and thus enable our customers to gain competitive advantages in a rapidly growing future market. Together with our customers, we create the prerequisites for security and trust in battery technology, which is an indispensable component of environmentally friendly and sustainable development, ”says Eschler about his future tasks and plans.
For the past three years, Martin Eschler was at TÜV SÜD as Vice President Key Account Management & Sales Excellence Europe in the Global Sales & Marketing department and was responsible for setting up sales structures, strategic account management and cross-departmental, industry-specific sales approaches.
Before joining TÜV SÜD, Eschler worked for Siemens AG in various areas in Germany and abroad for ten years. After completing his degree in business administration with a technical minor in mechanical engineering at the Technical University of Munich, he was responsible for the areas of renewable energy, low voltage products and the corporate account management program in various roles. The passionate outdoor athlete is also active as a guest lecturer at the Technical University of Munich.
Martin Eschler’s predecessor Christian Theeck (36) will in future be driving the TÜV SÜD Product Service Division’s higher-level business development in the area of New Energy Products and will also use his expertise to advise the global teams in the area of battery testing.
About TÜV SÜD Battery Testing GmbH
Batteries and rechargeable batteries are an integral part of everyday life these days, and the demand is constantly increasing. The battery is a key component in electromobility, and traction batteries are indispensable in the vehicle sector. The focus here is on the development of ever more powerful batteries and rechargeable batteries, and requirements in terms of battery performance, service life and safety are also increasing in the field of renewable energies. Powerful and safe batteries are essential for many industrial components and medical products.
As a neutral technical service provider, TÜV SÜD Battery Testing GmbH, with its 63 employees at two locations, supports its customers in meeting all requirements when it comes to the professional testing and certification of batteries for the automotive, aviation, shipping and medical technology industries, among others . No matter what phase the manufacturer is in, comprehensive tests in TÜV SÜD test laboratories around the world help to achieve the highest level of safety, reliability, performance and service life for every product.