Prof Dr Edward Holweg

Prof Dr Edward Holweg, who has been appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO) of VMI Group effective April 1, 2017, is a veteran who has held several senior positions in the industrial sector as well as in the academia as a part-time professor of Intelligent Automotive Systems at Delft University. Dr Holweg succeeds Guido Roncken MBA, who held this position for over 10 years.
A PhD in Electrical Engineering at Delft University of Technology, Dr Holweg will be a member of the Global Executive Board of VMI Group and will be responsible for VMI operations globally.
VMI says Prof Holweg will build on the legacy of Guido Roncken,who has been the major driver in facilitating the growth of the company by optimizing VMI’s global manufacturing processes.
Dr Holweg will be part of the close-knit team responsible for realizing the ambitions of VMI to grow and to continue to serve customers with genuine added value solutions, whilst maintaining the reputation of supplying high-quality products, the company says.