Andreas Nix takes over site management of ZKW Lichtsysteme GmbH in Wieselburg
At the end of September 2022, Andreas Nix (58) will be responsible as the new General Plant Manager of ZKW Lichtsysteme GmbH. Nix succeeds Stefan Hauptmann, who will assume the global position of ZKW Group Vice President Program Management. Andreas Nix most recently successfully managed the ZKW site in Dalian, China, as General Plant Manager. He has over 25 years of expertise in the automotive industry and has also worked in sales, production, quality and development. “My goal is to continue and secure the successful development of the Wieselburg site,” says Nix.
Andreas Nix has been with ZKW for 5 years and has successfully managed the Chinese site “ZKW Lighting System Dalian” as General Plant Manager for the last 4 years. Now he returns to Europe. The experienced manager studied electronics at the University of Applied Science in Frankfurt and then gained more than 31 years of professional experience at well-known companies in Europe and China.
Stefan Hauptmann has held various responsible positions at ZKW since 1996 – including Head of Product Development, Director Engineering and Project Management, and President ZKW USA. Since October 2018, Hauptmann has been responsible for the position of Vice President or General Plant Manager of ZKW Lichtsysteme GmbH in Wieselburg.
“We would like to thank Stefan Hauptmann and Andreas Nix for their commitment and contribution to the success of the company and wish them every success in their new challenges,” Dr. Wilhelm Steger, CEO of ZKW Group.