Freudenberg - Innovating Together

Freudenberg - Innovating Together

Dr. Mohsen Sohi



Born:April 7, 1959
in Iran, American Citizen

Bachelor of Science, 1982, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri
Master of Science, 1984, Mechanical Engineering
Doctor of Science, 1989, Mechanical Engineering (with emphasis on materials science)
Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri
Masters of Business Administration (MBA), 1998 Wharton School of Management, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

1986-2000Allied Signal und Honeywell Corporations
1986-1993Sr. Engineer, Aerospace, Allied Signal, Phoenix, Arizona
1993Chef Engineer, Materials and Processes, Aerospace, Allied Signal, Phoenix, Arizona
1995Director of Global Product Development, Automotive, Allied Signal, Detroit, Michigan
1997Vice President and General Manager, Turbocharging Systems, Allied Signal, Torrance, California
1999President, Commercial Vehicle Systems, Honeywell, Cleveland, Ohio
2000President, Honeywell Electronic Materials, Sunnyvale, California
2001NCR Corporation, Atlanta, Georgia Sr. Vice President and President, NCR Store
2003Freudenberg-NOK General Partnership, Plymouth, Michigan President and CEO
2010Freudenberg & Co., Weinheim Member of the Management Board
Since 2012Speaker of the Management Board of the Freudenberg & Co., Weinheim, and
Speaker of the Board of Management of the Freudenberg SE


External company mandates:

  • Member of the Board of Directors, Steris Corporation, Mentor, Ohio, USA
  • Member of the Board of Directors, Aviat Networks, Santa Clara, California, USA

Trust mandates:

  • Trustee of the Foundation of the University of Heidelberg (Stiftung Universität Heidelberg)
  • Member of the Board of Management, Association for the Promotion of German Science and Humanities (Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft), Essen, Germany​

Honorary mandates:

  • Member of the Academic Council (Wissenschaftsbeirat) of the Metropolregion Rhein-Neckar Mannheim, Germany