Auto supplier Mann+Hummel will merge two of its U.S.-based companies into a single company, Mann+Hummel USA Inc., based in Portage, Mich.
The merger of Mann+Hummel Filter Technology Inc. of Greensboro, N.C., and Mann+Hummel Automotive Inc. of Portage, will consolidate the company's U.S. based automotive and industrial filtration operations.
The automotive operation makes air filter systems, intake manifolds, oil and fuel modules and filter elements for automakers worldwide.
Claude Mathieu becomes president and CEO of the combined Mann+Hummel USA Inc.
Mann+Hummel, based in Ludwigsburg, Germany, had sales of $1.1 billion in 2002.