NORTH CANTON, Ohio, May 10, 2019 — The Timken Company, a world leader in engineered bearings and power transmission products, today announced the election of Hans Landin and Andreas Roellgen as officers of the company.
Landin, who joined Timken in 1996, serves as group vice president and is responsible for leading the company’s growth in power transmission markets with a portfolio that includes industrial belts, chain, couplings, clutches and brakes, lubrication systems and linear motion products. Roellgen brings 22 years of Timken experience to his leadership role as vice president of Europe, Asia and Africa. His responsibilities include driving profitable growth across company segments and markets in Europe, China, India, Russia, ASEAN, Australia and Africa.
“Both Hans and Andreas have been outstanding leaders for our company for more than two decades,” said Richard G. Kyle, Timken president and CEO. “They bring a tremendous amount of expertise and a diverse range of global experiences to our officer team.”
Landin is based in North Canton and Roellgen is based in Colmar, France.
About The Timken Company
The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR; www.timken.com) designs a growing portfolio of engineered bearings and power transmission products. With more than a century of knowledge and innovation, we continuously improve the reliability and efficiency of global machinery and equipment to move the world forward. Timken posted $3.6 billion in sales in 2018 and employs more than 18,000 people globally, operating from 35 countries.