Albert Biermann

President and Head of R&D Division, Hyundai Motor/Kia Motors

Born on May 28, 1957, Mr. Biermann received a Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering in Rheinisch-Westfalische Technische Hochschule Aachen in Germany.

Mr. Albert Biermann Joined HMG (Hyundai Motor Group) as Executive Vice President and Head of Vehicle Test & High Performance Development in April 2015.

Based at the company’s R&D Center in Namyang, Korea, Mr. Biermann is leading the development of new high performance Hyundai and Kia models, as well as oversee engineering projects relating to ride and handling, safety, reliability, and the mitigation of NVH (noise, vibration and harshness).

On January 8, 2018, he was promoted to President and Head of Vehicle Test & High-Performance Development at Hyundai Motor/Kia Motors.  

Most recently, Mr. Albert Biermann has been appointed as Head of R&D Division at Hyundai Motor/Kia Motors, effective December 13, 2018. Now, his official title is President and Head of R&D Division at Hyundai Motor/Kia Motors. 

  • Biermann first joined BMW in 1983 as an engineer in Suspension Testing.
  • In 1986 and 1987, he worked as a test engineer at BMW Motorsport.
  • From 1988 to 1993, Team manager for Vertical Dynamics in Chassis systems Development
  • In 1994, he had been appointed as Product Development Manager in BMW of North America.
  • From 1997 until 2000, He was Director of Chassis, Drivetrain, Electric systems Development at BMW M GmbH
  • In 2000, Mr. Biermann was back in Germany as Technical Director of Sports and Touring Cars at BMW Motorsport.
  • In 2003, He was appointed to Overall Project Manager for BMW X5 and BMW X5/X6M at BMW AG.
  • Since 2008 He has held the role of Vice President Engineering BMW M Automobiles and BMW Individual at BMW M GmbH, Germany, before He joined HMG as Executive Vice President and Head of Vehicle Test & High Performance Development in April 2015
  • As of January 8, 2018, He is promoted to President for Hyundai-Kia Vehicle Test & High-Performance Development.
  • Most recently, Mr. Albert Biermann has been appointed as Head of R&D Division at Hyundai Motor/Kia Motors, effective December 13, 2018. Now, his official title is President and Head of R&D Division at Hyundai Motor/Kia Motors.

 

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Albert Biermann - President and Head of R&D Division, Hyundai Motor/Kia Motors
Apr 7, 2020

Albert Biermann - President and Head of R&D Division, Hyundai Motor/Kia Motors

Added: Apr 7, 2020 | ID : 40791

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