We are happy to inform you that Linda Gao has formally been appointed as Inalfa’s new President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Mrs. Gao succeeded Jörg Buchheim ad interim in May 2021 and will now assume full responsibility as the company’s President and CEO.
Linda Gao has a background in engineering and chemistry and brings over 20-years experience in the automotive industry. In her role, she will continue leading the company’s transformation program as a blueprint for the company’s long term growth ambitions in the global automotive market.
“I am honored to lead the global Inalfa organization and continue working with our talented people, suppliers and customers across the globe. I look forward to reaching our company ambitions together, as we continue to support our customers with innovation driven high-tech roof system products”, says Linda Gao, President and CEO Inalfa Roof Systems.
During the six years prior to her current role, Gao laid the foundation of Inalfa’s strong business in China. During this period, she directed the company’s strong and healthy regional growth path, opening six successful regional production plants in the China region. With a special focus on innovation, operational excellence and integrated collaboration, Gao will lead Inalfa’s ambition for stable expansion of its footprint in the global automotive manufacturing industry.
Ms. Gao, together with the Board of Management, will continue working on realizing a greater success for our global organization soon. We wish her good luck and joy in this great opportunity within Inalfa.