The be a mover talk with Jörg Howe is a discussion format in which guests are interviewed by Jörg Howe, Head of Global Communication & External Affairs at Daimler Truck, , on how to make a positive difference in the world.

In this episode? Michael Brecht, Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Daimler Truck Holding AG – Employee Representative & Chairman of the Group Works Council of Daimler Truck AG, talks about the hardest decision in his life, how he manages change, and what he is still aiming to do after more than 40 years at Daimler Truck.

Daimler Truck is the world’s leading manufacturer of commercial vehicles. The brand portfolio of Daimler Truck includes Mercedes-Benz Trucks & Buses, Freightliner, FUSO, Western Star, Thomas Built Bus, Fuso, Bharat Benz and Setra.

Find Jörg Howe on Twitter: https://twitter.com/joerg_howe


00:00 Intro
00:44 43 years at Daimler Truck
01:43 Saving the Unimogs future
03:28 Transparency and reason
06:07 The Benefits of the Daimler Truck spin-off
10:48 The Cellcentric Joint Venture with Volvo Trucks
12:26 Investing in green technology in Germany
16:25 Tesla Semi
18:25 International markets
19:58 Battery cell manufacturing
21:19 Education and training
25:58 A wish for the future

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