Karl Deppen has been Member of the Board of Management of Daimler Truck Holding AG since December 1, 2021. In this function, he is responsible for Truck China and the regions Japan and India with the brands FUSO and BharatBenz. He is also Member of the Board of Management of Daimler Truck AG.
Appointed until: 2024. First appointed: 2021. Nationality: German.
Karl Deppen was born on April 1, 1966 in Osnabrueck, Germany. On top of an academic background in economics and business administration, he holds a dual MBA from the Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria, and the University of Minnesota, USA. In 1990, he joined the then Daimler-Benz AG.
Member of the Board of Management, Truck China and regions Japan and India with brands FUSO and BharatBenz, Daimler Truck Holding AG, since 2021
Member of the Board of Management, Truck China and regions Japan and India with brands FUSO and BharatBenz, Daimler Truck AG, since 2021
Chief Executive Officer, Mercedes-Benz do Brasil Ltda., Daimler AG, Brazil, 2020
Vice President, Cost Control, Finance & Controlling, Mercedes-Benz AG, 2017
Vice President, Finance & Controlling, Daimler Greater China Ltd., China, 2014
Vice President, HR Development, Daimler AG, 2011
Director, Life-Cycle Management Mercedes-Benz Trucks, Daimler AG, 2007
Director, Procurement and Supply, Global Operations and Processes, Chrysler International Services, S.A., USA, 2006
Director, Procurement and Supply, Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation, Japan, 2003
Director, Procurement Commercial Vehicles, Chassis and Van, DaimlerChrysler AG, 2001
Senior Manager, Procurement Commercial Vehicles, Chassis Parts, DaimlerChrysler AG, 2000
Senior Manager, Head of Procurement and Supply, Mercedes-Benz Türk A.S., Turkey, 1997