Elected until: 2018. First elected: 2013. Nationality: German.
Dr. Frank Weber was born on Mai 24,1961 in Stuttgart (Germany). After finishing his diploma in Mechanical Engineering with a specialization in Production Technology and Metal Forming at the University of Stuttgart he became a research assistant at the Institute of Metal Forming and Metal Forming Machines at the University of Hannover where he also obtained his doctorate.
In 1994, he started his career at Daimler-Benz AG as a production engineer at the Untertürkheim plant. From 1995 to 1999, he was responsible for Production and Facility Planning Forge before he became Senior Manager for Production Forge Hot Working.
Since 2003, Dr. Weber has been Director of the Press Shop in Sindelfingen responsible for production of the Sindelfingen, Bremen und Hamburg plants. In 2014, the press shop network was expanded to include the locations in Gaggenau/Kuppenheim and Kecskemét (Hungary).
Since 2011, he has been Chairman of the Management Representatives of the Sindelfingen plant. In 2013, he took over the chairmanship of the Management Representative Committee of Daimler AG.
Dr. Frank Weber was involved in the "Leadership 2020" cultural change initiative launched in 2016 and helped to shape the process and its content.