The 55-year-old business studies graduate assumes his new role as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) on November 1, 2016. “All areas of life in our society are being significantly changed and improved through the usage of electronics,” said Gerstner. “Working with TQ Group is thus the logical next step in my career development.”
Gerstner’s new employer offers end-to-end solutions in the areas embedded systems, drive technology, automation, aviation and medical technology. The company, which is based in Seefeld near Munich, has around 1200 employees worldwide.
Gerstner will be responsible for brand management, marketing and communication. He forwarded the development of CSR and CRM strategies at the Oberalp Group. September 30, 2016, was the end of Gerstner’s twelve-and-a-half year contract with the company from Bolzano.