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GM South Africa

Short Profile

Thomas STÖLTING has technical training in the field of machine construction as well as additional training for technical business economists. Furthermore, he took part in several trainings, for example, in the area of safety-relevant automotive parts, quality management, auditing, risk, and escalation management as well as on personality and manager training. Thomas STÖLTING has managing experience of more than 18 years within the automotive- and automotive supplier industry. He acquired experience with the following companies: Magna, Takata, YMOS, Happich, KOKI. During his project experience, he offered support to Magna, Grammer, Grupo Antolin, among other customers. He speaks German and English.


Thomas STÖLTING has international managing experience within the quality sector of the automotive industry. In the scope of his carrier, he collected experience as a long-term quality manager of a global action Tier-1 of safety-relevant interior parts. Within this function, he took over the steering of several quality activities, even in the critical environment. Experience with implementing quality key performance indicators and the corresponding reporting is made. For control as well as improvement of production and quality processes, Thomas STÖLTING conducted target-oriented weakness analyses as well as supplier audits. A comprehensive communication competence, as well as strong assertiveness, complete his profile.

  • Quality lead, quality management
  • Supplier management, supplier development, supplier audits
  • Quality management systems ISO 9001, ISO/TS 16949, ISO 14001
  • Escalation management, crisis management, Task-Force-management
  • Quality assurance, process analyze, process monitoring
  • Process- and cost optimization in the automotive industry
  • Communication between OEM, Tier-1, Tier-2, and others
  • Project lead/project management in the critical environment
  • Development and implantation of efficient quality management strategies
  • Employee training and coaching regarding quality relevant topics
  • Safety relevant automotive parts and its processes
  • Production