Dr. Frank Weber was born on Mai 24, 1961 in Stuttgart (Germany). After finishing his diploma in Mechanical Engineering with a specialization in Production Technology and Metal Forming at the University of Stuttgart he became a research assistant at the Institute of Metal Forming and Metal Forming Machines at the University of Hannover where he also obtained his doctorate.
In 1994, he started his career at Daimler-Benz AG as a production engineer at the Untertürkheim plant. From 1995 to 1999, he was responsible for Production and Facility Planning Forge before he became Senior Manager for Production Forge Hot Working.
From 2003 to 2019, Dr. Frank Weber was responsible for the press shop network Mercedes-Benz Cars. Since 2020, he has been Director of the center BodyTEC in which the two previous centers Press Shop Network and Operating Material are combined.
Since 2011, he has been Chairman of the Management Representatives of the Sindelfingen plant. In 2013, he took over the chairmanship of the Management Representative Committee of Daimler AG.
Dr. Frank Weber was personally involved in the initiative on cultural change "Leadership 2020" launched in 2016 and was one of 144 members of the core group, which actively shaped the process and the results.
Dr. Frank Weber is a member of the following further legally mandatory supervisory boards and comparable bodies:
- Mercedes-Benz AG (group mandate)
- Präschu Verpachtung GmbH
- Präzisionsteile Franz Schulz GmbH