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Dr. Wilhelm Nehring

Dr. Wilhelm Nehring, CEO of thyssenkrupp Elevator UK & Ireland

CEO of thyssenkrupp Elevator in the UK & Ireland

Dr. Wilhelm Nehring has been the CEO of thyssenkrupp Elevator in the UK & Ireland since 2014, prior to which he was the Chief Operating Officer of thyssenkrupp Elevator’s global escalator business, and director for mergers and acquisitions for the company’s Southern Europe, Africa, and Middle East (SEAME) region.

Dr. Nehring has been with the company for nearly a decade, and has worked in areas including business development, portfolio management, strategy, and the escalators business. He previously worked in the automotive industry and in marketing and strategy consulting.

Dr. Nehring attended the London School of Economics, from where he holds a Master of Science degree in management. He also holds a Master’s degree in mechanical engineering and a Ph.D. in economics from the Technical University of Berlin.