Andreas von Wallfeld, 47, has been named as the new head of marketing, sales and services Mercedes-Benz Trucks effective May 1, 2018. Wallfeld succeeds Till Oberwörder who started his new assignment as head of Daimler Buses on April 1, 2018.
Wallfeld has been a member of the management board of the Mercedes-Benz Sales and Marketing Organization Germany (MBVD) since January 1, 2014, with responsibility for passenger car sales. After studying business administration and receiving his MBA in 1998, von Wallfeld started his career at Daimler AG in the international management associate program. After occupying several positions in the areas of product management and sales strategy at the group’s headquarters in Stuttgart, he managed the company-owned Mercedes-Benz sales and service outlet in Fulda from 2006 to 2011. In 2011, he headed brand experience communication for the Mercedes-Benz Cars unit in Stuttgart.