Aguti & Design GmbH, the manufacturer of seats and seating systems for the automotive and motorhome sectors, has appointed Sebastian Janssen as its new Managing Director. Janssen started his new position on 1st April 2019 and takes over the operational management of the automotive sector. Andreas Grieger remains Managing Partner and is responsible for the strategic orientation of the company.
Sebastian Janssen is an industrial engineer from Bonn in Germany, who started his career in the automotive sector more than 20 years ago at TÜV Rheinland in Cologne. Afterwards, he worked in several functions for Toyota, and since 2010 he took responsibility for the strategic business development for Toyota Motorsport GmbH (TMG) in the fields of Marketing and Sales.
“I very much look forward to the new challenge and I am convinced that we will continue to write together a successful story for Aguti”, Janssen says.
“With Sebastian Janssen we have succeeded in winning an experienced manager and we will definitely benefit from his know-how and new ideas. I am very pleased about the strengthening of the management and wish him every success”, says business owner Andreas Grieger.
Aguti Produktentwicklung & Design GmbH develops vehicle seats and seating systems. It supplies national and international manufacturers of motorhomes and special vehicles. Furthermore, the company operates in the sectors of design, construction and interior. The company founded in 1991 by diploma designer Andreas Grieger at Lake Constance in Germany is today located in Langenargen. Over the years, Aguti has become a leading provider of seating systems for the caravan and special vehicle industry.