Dr. Thomas Weber has been a member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG since January 1, 2003. In this function, he is responsible for Group Research & Mercedes-Benz Cars Development since May 1, 2004.
Dr. Weber was born in Scharnhausen on May 26, 1954. Following technical training at the then Daimler-Benz AG, he studied mechanical engineering at the University of Stuttgart and graduated as an engineer in 1980. He was later employed as a Scientific Associate at the University of Stuttgart and the Fraunhofer Institute. He completed a doctorate in 1987 at the University of Stuttgart and joined the then Daimler-Benz AG in the same year.
Previous positions in the company:
Deputy member of the Board of Management, Research & Technology,DaimlerChrysler AG, 2003
Vice President, Speaker of the Model Series A-Class and Rastatt Plant Manager, DaimlerChrysler AG, 2002
Rastatt Plant Manager, DaimlerChrysler AG, 1999
Mercedes-Benz Engine Production Center Manager in Stuttgart, DaimlerChrysler AG, 1998
Director, Bad Cannstatt engine plant, Daimler-Benz AG, 1995
New V-engine generation project, Daimler-Benz AG, 1994
Assistant to the Board of Management for Passenger Car Production and Commercial Vehicle Development, Mercedes-Benz AG, 1991
Major component production planning, Untertürkheim plant, Daimler-Benz AG, 1987