ElringKlinger AG

Thomas Jessulat

Chief Financial Officer

Personal details

  • Born 1969
  • Member of the Management Board (Chief Financial Officer)


  • Studied Mechanical Engineering at the Technical University of Braunschweig
  • Master of Business Administration (Finance) from the University of Cincinnati, USA

Professional career

Thomas Jessulat began his career in 1995 at Daimler-Benz Aerospace AG in Ulm followed by an deployment abroad as from 1998 as a Program Manager at DaimlerChrysler MTU Aero Engines GmbH, Cincinnati, USA. In 2002, he moved to Fairchild Dornier GmbH, Munich as Finance Manager Aircraft Programs and later as the Head of Finance. Thomas Jessulat joined ElringKlinger in 2005, initially as Manager Affiliated Companies. In 2012, he assumed full responsibility for the Finance and Controlling function. Thomas Jessulat was appointed to the Management Board of ElringKlinger AG as Chief Financial Officer in January 2016.

Member of the Management Board of ElringKlinger AG

  • Since: January 1, 2016
  • Appointed until: December 31, 2028


  • Business Units: Electric Drive & Battery Technology
  • Corporate Units: Finance, Procurement & Supply Chain Management, Digital Transformation, M&A and Innovations, Information Technology
  • Group Companies (responsibilities for the individual companies are shared among the members of the Board of Management)

Other governance roles

  • Chairman of the Supervisory Board of hofer AG, Nürtingen
  • Member of the Foreign Trade Committee of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IHK) Reutlingen/Tübingen/Zollernalb
Thomas Jessulat