Andreas Roellgen serves as vice president of Europe, Asia and Africa, and is also an officer of The Timken Company. Named to his current position in 2016, Andreas leads the company’s efforts in growing profitable sales across all segments and markets in Europe, China, India, Russia, ASEAN, Australia and Africa. He is functionally responsible for sales and engineering and drives the company’s growth strategy in those regions. He was elected an officer of the company in 2019.
In 2013, Andreas served as 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. Prior to that, he held the position of managing director of Europe and director of manufacturing and supply chain.
Andreas joined Timken in 1997 in Colmar, France, as business development manager. From 2000 to 2003, he held positions in corporate strategy and new business development in the United States.
Andreas earned a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from Technical University of Munich and a master’s degree in business administration from INSEAD in Fontainebleau, France.