Dr. Thomas Kreuzinger - Janik was appointed Director of the foundry Volkswagen Poznań by the Supervisory Board of Volkswagen Poznań Sp. z o.o. (VWP) with effect from March 1, 2017.
Dr. Kreuzinger - Janik assumed this function and will succeed Mirco Wöllenstein, who took on new responsibilities at the Volkswagen AG in Kassel.
Dr. Kreuzinger - Janik was born in Germany. He studied mechanical engineering at the University of Kassel, where he obtained a doctoral degree in the field of Vibroacoustics.
He is professionally linked to the Volkswagen Group since 2000, when he began his work as engineer in the car acoustic Division. He was responsible for developing the acoustic of the chassis for the new Touareg. Then he moved to Kassel, where he took on the tasks as Head of the Department responsibly for the launch of the first assembly line for the automatic DSG gear boxes. In April 2008 Dr. Kreuzinger - Janik took on the position as Production manager at the foundry in Kassel, where he was responsible for the production of the pressure die-casting sector and gear box housings. As deputy director of the foundry he was also responsible for the logistic department, on the field of sandblasting and impregnation.
Dr. Kreuzinger-Janik 49 years old, is married and hast two stepsons. His spare time he likes to spend in his farmstead near Kassel. He also likes to play tennis and guitar.
Source: Volkswagen Poznań Sp. z o.o.