Christoph Horn (48), former Head of Global Communications at Mercedes-Benz Cars, will become the new Head of Communications at ZF.
Horn will succeed Matthias Lenz, who left the company in May after 16 successful years, at the beginning of September. Christoph Horn will report directly to ZF CEO, Stefan Sommer.
Horn has worked at Daimler since 2002, since 2007 in a management role as Head of Global Communications Mercedes-Benz Cars. He was born in Düsseldorf and grew up in the Rhineland region, in Belgium, and in the USA.
Before he changed to the then DaimlerChrysler AG, he worked for Ford, General Motors, and Opel. He is married and has three sons.