We are pleased to announce that Ralf Leist has taken on the role of Executive Vice President at DENA teccon on 1st March 2018 and will lead the DENA teccon business in the USA.

With more than 27 years of global experience in the automotive industry, Ralf Leist held a variety of leadership and executive positions within purchasing, operations and strategical fields, at Tier II, Tier I and OEM’s.

Since 2013, he has been running global strategies and operations as the VP & COO at AGM Automotive, achieving major accomplishments by establishment of several new manufacturing plants and organizations in different regions of the world, i.e. Mexico, USA, China. Ralf Leist integrated several complementary organizations after mergers and acquisitions in Europe, NAFTA and Central America. He lead favorable and successful negotiations across all automotive interior components, selecting leading competitive technologies and locations. Most recently Ralf Leist has been announced Member of the Board at American Industries a globally operating real estate and shelter provider for major industries, i.e. Automotive, Aerospace.

Ralf Leist’s personal attitude and living ideals are driven by honesty, fairness, respect, trust and team spirit.