WARREN, MI — TI Automotive has named Ernst Kuhlen director of global fuel delivery pumps and modules.
Kuhlen will be responsible for development and implementation of the company’s global pump-and-module product strategy. Based in Neuss, Germany, he will report to Manouchehr Kambakhsh, vice president for global engineering.
Previously engineering director for pumps at Pierburg AG in Neuss, Kuhlen joined TI Automotive as part of the company’s recent purchase of Pierburg’s pump business.
Kuhlen established a production facility for fuel systems and automotive components for Pierburg in Greenville, S.C., in 1995. He began at Pierburg as a design engineer and also has held positions in research and development for the company’s fuel systems and water pumps.