ZF’s TraXon Transmission features Predictive Maintenance Function

The technology company ZF has added a new digital solution to its commercial vehicle portfolio. The TraXon modular transmission system, successfully used by truck manufacturers worldwide, will be equipped with an optional predictive maintenance function starting in 2019. This offers fleet operators the capability to monitor the condition of critical individual components such as transmission […]

ZF creates Car eWallet start-up

ZF has founded Car eWallet, a Berlin-based start-up, in which the company will outsource the current activities of the transaction service Car eWallet. The objective is to further develop and market the service following an initial six-month collaboration with project partners IBM and UBS. The service, for example, enables payments for refuelling or re-charging electric […]

Major changes in the ZF Board

Peter Lake and Jürgen Holeksa, Board Members for Corporate Market and Human Resources of ZF Friedrichshafen respectively, are leaving the Executive Board on September 30, 2018. Peter Lake joined the Executive Board as head of Sales and Market shortly after the acquisition of TRW by ZF in May 2015. The British-born, American citizen contributed significantly […]

ZF Appoints Wolf-Henning Scheider As New Chief Executive Officer

With effect from February 1, 2018, ZF will have a new Chief Executive Officer, Wolf-Henning Scheider, who succeeds Dr Konstantin Sauer as CEO and head of the ZF Group. The 55 year old business administration graduate has many years of management experience in technology companies such as Bosch and Mahle. “As Mahle’s CEO, Wolf-Henning Scheider […]