The management of SUSPA® GmbH

The company is headed by a team of three managers. Mr. Oguz Tekin, with the company since 2020, is primarily concerned with the company's finances. The operating divisions in the automotive sector report to Mr. Oliver Gold, who has been with the company since 2016. Mr. Rolf Mintgen has been responsible for the operational areas in the industrial sector since July 2017.

Oliver Gold, CEO

Oliver Gold has been part of the management of SUSPA® GmbH since November 01, 2016 and in this role is mainly responsible for the operational business in the automotive field.

Oliver Gold was born in Kitzingen in 1963. After completing his degree as a graduate industrial engineer (university of applied sciences) in Schweinfurt in 1988, he went to the USA on a Fulbright scholarship and continued his studies for 2 years at the University of Cincinnati (Ohio) with a Master's of Business Administration (MBA).  
After returning from the USA, he joined Robert Bosch GmbH, Stuttgart as a project manager in sales/development in the field of automotive engineering K9: starters, generators, batteries, with the task of establishing business with Japanese customers.

Other positions:

  • 1994 - 1995 team leader of resident engineering & sales team, starters & generators, Bosch KK Yokohama (Japan)
  • 1995 - 1996 Strategic product planning for starters & generators, Robert Bosch GmbH
  • 1996 - 2001 Head of international sales, Leoni AG - Wiring Systems Division
  • 2001 - 2005 Manager, INTEDIS GmbH & Co KG 
  • 2005 - 2008 Manager of global operations, Kromberg & Schubert Kabel & Automobiltechnik
  • 2008 - 2016 President, Leggett & Platt Automotive Europe 
  • since 2016 management – CEO, SUSPA® GmbH

Oguz Tekin, Managing Director

 

Oğuz Tekin has been part of the management of SUSPA GmbH on August 1st, 2020 and as such is responsible for finance, controlling, human resources, purchasing, IT and quality management.
He was born in Augsburg on October 20th, 1969 and studied electrical and industrial engineering. After completing his degree, he started his career in central controlling of Dorsch consult in Munich. He developed in companies with an international orientation from Head of Controlling to Managing Director and CFO with a focus on the commercial areas. In his previous positions, he was head of finance and controlling at Motoman Robotec (Yaskawa Group) in Allershausen, commercial manager at the Wieland Electric Group in Bamberg, board member and CFO at BMA AG in Braunschweig and managing director and CFO at the Vermop Group in Starnberg. Oğuz Tekin joined SUSPA GmbH in 2020 and has been with the company as Managing Director and CFO ever since.

Rolf Mintgen, Managing Director

Rolf Mintgen has been part of the management of SUSPA GmbH since July 1, 2017 and in this role is mainly responsible for the business segment Mechanical Applications.

Rolf Mintgen was born in Niedermendig in 1960. After completing the university exam as a manufacturing engineer in Koblenz, he started his professional career at Stabilus GmbH in Koblenz.

Previous positions:

  • 1985 -1993 R & D gas springs and dampers, Stabilus GmbH
  • 1994-1996 Technical Manager, Stabilus Bilbao (Spain)
  • 1996-2006 Division Manager R & D gas springs, dampers, innovation management
  • 2006-2008 Manager F&E, Stabilus GmbH
  • 2009-2011 Manager Global Procurement, Stabilus GmbH
  • 2011-2012 Manager F&E Grass GmbH, Höchst (Austria)
  • 2012-2015 Division Manager under-floor systems, Grass GmbH, Götzis (Austria)
  • 2015-2017 Director Product Management SUSPA GmbH, Altdorf
  • Since 2017 Managing Director SUSPA GmbH, Altdorf

SUSPA® Inc.

Phone 616.241.4200

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SUSPA® Inc.

Phone 616.241.4200

Fax 616.531.3310

sim@us.suspa.com

SUSPA Inc.

Jenny Walter

Phone (616) 241 4200

sim@us.suspa.com

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