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Gorden Falk, Ramona Grün, Nico Petersen and Karsten Reinhardt

Gorden Falk

Gorden Falk took over the position of CEO at DB Fahrzeuginstandhaltung on 1 July 2019.

He is now responsible for cross-business functions and customer relationships. He will be responsible for business development and internal communications, sales, supply chain management and for the rail vehicle spare parts logistics centre at DB Fahrzeuginstandhaltung.

Gorden Falk joined the DB Group in 2012. He initially held the position of Head of Planning, Strategy and Monitoring and was later made Deutsche Bahn's Chief Quality Officer (CQO). In 2016, he became Head of Rolling Stock and Parts Procurement.

Ramona Grün

Ramona Grün has been on the Board of Managing Directors at DB Fahrzeuginstandhaltung since 1 August 2018 and is responsible for Human Resources there.

The HR department's main tasks are ensuring human resource planning and control, supporting managers and employees in their continued development, and providing assistance with other HR topics. Handling employment conditions and accompanying change processes in the company are also the duty of this department. 

Ms. Grün studied business with a focus on the aviation industry and gained a qualification as a business administrator (Dipl.-Kauffrau). She joined the DB Group in 1999, occupying a number of positions in the area of HR management. For the last six years she was Regional HR Manager for the Region Southeast at DB Regio.

Nico Petersen

Nico Petersen has served as the Managing Director for Production at DB Fahrzeuginstandhaltung since 15 March 2020.

His main task is to ensure that DB Fahrzeuginstandhaltung's network of depots meet customer requirements on time and at a reasonable price through efficient processes and a high standard of quality.

In addition to production work in the maintenance depots, his work also focuses on introducing new products across multiple maintenance depots, managing complex vehicle redesign projects, planning service and capacity and defining product and production standards to enhance the production system.

Mr. Petersen holds a degree in Business Information Technology and a Master of Business Administration. He previously worked for Airbus for many years, most recently as Vice President/Head of A400M Industrial Production. There he was responsible for the development and production of the A400M in eight plants and five partner companies in Europe and abroad

Karsten Reinhardt

Karsten Reinhardt has been Managing Director for Finance and Controlling at DB Fahrzeuginstandhaltung GmbH since 1 February 2019.

As a controller, he sees himself as a business partner management can rely on, but also as an essential counterpart and a navigator of business.

The Finance organization is responsible for the coordination and control of all processes designed to safeguard earnings and assets.

After studying business administration at the Justus Liebig University in Giessen, Mr Reinhardt joined the DB Group in 1996 and held various positions.