Bosch Power Tools Bernd Müller W.E. Sales Director
Christian Thess will become Sales Director for Germany, Switzerland and Austria
Personel change in Sales at the Bosch Power Tools Division: Bernd Müller (49) is appointed to the newly created position of Western European Sales Director. From May 1, 2015, he will be succeeded by Christian Thess (37) as Sales Director for Germany, Switzerland and Austria.
Bernd Müller studied engineering management in Esslingen and started his professional career in sales in the consumer goods industry. He joined the Bosch Group in 1995. He has held various sales and marketing positions in the Bosch Power Tools Division, including Director of Product and Brand Management for the DIY Tools Division. In 2007 Müller moved to the United Kingdom, where he became Director of Global Marketing for Garden Tools. Since August 2011, he has held the position of Sales Director for Germany, Switzerland and Austria in the Power Tools Division.
Christian Thess started his career at Bosch in 2001 as a corporate strategist. He subsequently assumed executive responsibilities in Product Planning and in Strategic Marketing. In 2011 Thess joined the Power Tools Division. He has held various management positions in sales, most recently as Sales Director for Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria, Croatia, Slovenia, Serbia, Kosovo, Moldova, Montenegro, Macedonia, Bosnia and Herzegovina.