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News in 2020

  • February
    Dr. Marcel Klehr discusses megatrends at the Automotive Forum

    “Megatrends in the automotive industry and the consequences for small and medium-sized suppliers”: Dr. Marcel Klehr, Vice President Germany at Formel D, will discuss this topic with other panel participants at the Alphazirkel Automotive Forum on March 17, 2020 in Munich.  read more

  • January
    CEO Dr. Jürgen Laakmann moderator at Agritech Supplier Summit

    Dr. Jürgen Laakmann, CEO of Formel D, will attend the Agritech Supplier Summit in Augsburg on February 13 and 14, 2020, moderating a panel titled “Global vs. Local Supplier Sourcing.” read more

    Formel D receives silver medal from EcoVadis certification

    Silver medal for Formel D: For their active commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility, the Group has now received an award from EcoVadis. The award from the independent rating agency underlines both the transparency that Formel D maintains with their international business partners, and their special dedication to more sustainability and social responsibility throughout the entire supply chain.  read more

    Gian Mario Deligios new CFO at Formel D

    Gian Mario Deligios has been the new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at Formel D since the beginning of 2020. The finance manager, who has many years of experience in leading positions in the automotive industry, succeeds Dr. Knut Michelberger, who acted as CFO on an interim basis from July 2019 to the end of the year and is now returning to the Group Advisory Board. read more

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News in 2017

  • December
    Formel D Group receives Fair Company Award

    Formel D Group has been honored with the Fair Company Award. This quality seal is awarded to companies which comply with the following recognized quality standards and auditable rules when interacting with young talent. read more

  • October
    Dinggui Gao assumes management of Formel D China

    Dinggui Gao assumes management of Formel D China with immediate effect. The appointment of the internationally experienced business manager underlines the aim of the global service provider for the automotive and supply industry to further strengthen its presence in the Chinese market. read more

  • August
    Formel D at the IAA 2017

    The International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt am Main is one of the largest automotive fairs in the world – and one of the most important ones internationally. As in previous years, Formel D has a booth of its own at the IAA. At booth B04 in hall 4.0, it gives visitors and the specialist audience insights into the extensive portfolio of the Group.  read more

  • July
    Formel D appoints Juergen Laakmann as CEO and sets the course for further growth

    Formel D, a global service provider to the automotive and component supply industry, today announces the appointment of Juergen Laakmann as CEO. Over the past years, the company has grown at an average of 17 per cent per annum and has now reached global scale. read more

  • May
    New owner for Formel D: 3i invests in Formel D

    Path set for continued growth Troisdorf, May 12th, 2017 - Deutsche Beteiligungs AG (DBAG), Frankfurt, as well as DBAG Fund V, the private equity fund managed by DBAG, sold their shares in the Troisdorf-based Formel D GmbH on May 12th, 2017, to 3i Group plc (“3i”), who is now the new principal shareholder of the company.  read more

    Formel D UK at Automechanika in Birmingham 2017

    After its successful presence at the first ever Automechanika Birmingham in 2016, Formel D will once again be showcasing its comprehensive product development, production, and aftersales service portfolio at this year's event from June 6 to 8, 2017, at the National Exhibition Centre (NEC). read more

  • January
    Formel D supports scholarship program from the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research

    Formel D is supporting three scholarships for gifted students at Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences. The cooperation offers a whole host of advantages for both parties. read more

    Formel D at the CAR Symposium in Bochum

    On February 1, 2017, Formel D will be presenting its comprehensive service portfolio in the fields of product development, production, and aftersales at the 17th CAR Symposium at the RuhrCongress center in the German city of Bochum.  read more

    Formel D successfully supports OroVerde's project to conserve water and protect rainforests

    As a partner of the OroVerde foundation, Formel D has been supporting the “Wasserschutz ist Regenwaldschutz” (“Conserving water to protect rainforests”) project in northern Guatemala since 2014. We are delighted that 2016 has once again seen progress made with respect to the protection and regeneration of rainforest areas, the construction of a safe water supply, and an improvement in water quality. read more

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