SHANGHAI – Porsche China and Porsche Hong Kong Sales Co. announced on March 20 that Jens Puttfarcken, current CEO at Porsche Deutschland GmbH, has been appointed president and CEO of Porsche China and Porsche Hong Kong, effective July 1, 2018.
Puttfarcken has nearly 27-year rich experiences in the auto industry and has worked at Porsche AG since 1997. He served as an aftersales manager, customer relations manager and sales manager for Porsche subsidiaries around the world. In 2015, he became CEO at Porsche Deutschland GmbH and was responsible for Porsche’s home market in Germany. As yet, no decision has been made regarding his successor in the German market and Karsten Sohns will assume management of the German market on a temporary basis.