Timken Names Roellgen, Ruel, and Connors to Executive Sales and Marketing Roles


The Timken Company, a global leader in tapered roller bearings, has named Andreas Roellgen and Brian J. Ruel to the positions of vice president of sales. Ruel leads the company’s selling team across the Americas, and Roellgen will oversee the Timken sales organization for the rest of the world.

In addition, Michael J. Connors will lead the company’s marketing organization as the newly appointed vice president of global marketing.

“These appointments are part of the new organization we’ve put in place to increase speed to market and streamline decision-making,” said Christopher Coughlin, group president and executive vice president for Timken. “We expect to leverage the collective experience now captured with these bearing leadership appointments to improve both our focus and accountability with regards to driving profitable growth.”