Friday, February 1, 2008

Peter Wink

"We are still looking for a lot of challenges in India for expanding our already-started business. We are starting the development and production of plastic air cleaners, air intake manifolds and air filtrations systems for major Indian and international automotive OEMs."

Peter Wink, Managing Director of Mann And Hummel Filter Pvt. Ltd India
February 4, over lunch

1 comment:

Murali said...

About Peter...

Mr Wink has behind him a 25 year illustrious career.

Mr. Wink’s tryst with MANN+HUMMEL Group began in 1999 when he joined the parent company, development partner and original equipment supplier to the international automotive industry, to head the Services Department.

After 8 years with the group, in the year 2005, Mr. Wink had another responsiblity thrust upon his dependable shoulders- to become the Managing Director and Board Member of the Indian subsidiary – Mann And Hummel Filter Pvt Ltd in Bangalore. After the foundation of the Indian Subsidiary, Mr. Wink has been instrumental in the setting up of the Indian Manufacturing facility in Tumkur and Sales office in Bangalore. He also set up the process and start of Production for Automotive and Industrial Filters.

The MANN AND HUMMEL FILTER PRIVATE LIMITED is a 100% subsidiary of MANN+HUMMEL group. The subsidiary with its corporate office in Bangalore, production facility in Tumkur near Bangalore and liaison office at Delhi and Pune. It currently employees 70 people. The company together with the Bosch Group, established a Joint Venture in Tumkur in 2005. MANN AND HUMMEL FILTER PRIVATE LIMITED concentrates on the sale of filters and filtration systems to Indian automotive and Industrial OEMs and in all other fields of activity of the MANN+HUMMEL Group. MANN-FILTER is the brand from MANN+HUMMEL which will serve the Indian Automotive and industrial aftermarket. All MANN-FILTER products meet OE quality standards.

The MANN+HUMMEL Group is an international company. In 2006, the company achieved sales of 1.6 billion euros. The MANN+HUMMEL Group currently employs around 10,500 people at 41 locations worldwide. The company develops, produces and sells technically complex automotive components such as air filter systems, intake manifold systems, liquid filter systems and cabin filters for the automotive industry, and filter elements for vehicle servicing and repair. For general engineering, process engineering and industrial manufacturing sectors the company’s product range includes industrial filters, filter systems, and materials handling systems and equipment. MANN+HUMMEL’s customers come from a large number of sectors, with series production for the automotive industry occupying a key position. Further information about MANN+HUMMEL can be found under
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