Andreas Roellgen is vice president of sales for Europe, Asia and Africa and an officer of The Timken Company.
Named to this position in 2016, Roellgen leads the company’s strategy for growing profitable sales across all segments and markets in Europe, China, India, Russia, Asia Pacific and Africa. He is also responsible for sales and engineering efforts in those regions.
Previously, Roellgen served as Timken’s managing director of Europe and vice president of global process industries. He was responsible for the company’s engineered bearings business in heavy industries, power transmission and energy markets. Before that, he held the position of director for manufacturing and supply chain, as well as positions in corporate strategy and new business development.
Roellgen joined Timken in 1997 as business development manager in France.
He earned a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from Technische Universität München, Germany, and a master’s degree in business administration from INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France.