Dr. Rainer Lehnen took over as CEO of KÜSTER Holding GmbH on May 2, 2022. He succeeded Thorsten Connemann, who left the company at his own request after 33 years.
The graduated chemist studied and earned his doctorate at the Ruhr University in Bochum.
During his 20 years in the automotive industry, he held a wide variety of management roles in product development and managed the Commercial Vehicle Business Unit at Eberspächer Exhaust Technology Division. Since 2013, he was a member of the division's management team and most recently Executive Vice President at PUREM by Eberspächer, responsible for Global Research & Development and Global Customer Service Commercial Vehicles.
We are very pleased to have gained an extremely experienced man for KÜSTER. He ideally combines a technical background with management know-how.