Change of management at the industry leader for automotive special tools:

GEDORE Automotive GmbH introduces new Managing Director

GEDORE bundles industry expertise for the assembly, maintenance and repair of passenger and commercial vehicles at its Donaueschingen site and, with GEDORE Automotive GmbH, is the leading manufacturer of special tools in the automotive sector. With Patrick Mau, GEDORE welcomes the new Managing Director, who will manage the business of the automotive specialist from 15 April 2021.
GEDORE Automotive Manager Patrick Mau
Patrick Mau: new Managing Director of GEDORE Automotive


Patrick Mau is a familiar face at GEDORE. He was already part of the globally active group from 2005 to 2013, where he most recently held the position of International Sales Director. In the following years and professional stations in various manufacturing industries, Patrick Mau gained profound knowledge in the area of the automotive aftermarket, among other areas.

GEDORE is delighted to be able to incorporate these qualifications and know-how about market requirements even more effectively in both product development and production. With this new collaboration, GEDORE is sustainably strengthening its position in the market and at the same time setting the course for a future-oriented development of the company. The holistic systemic further advancement of GEDORE Automotive is high on the agenda of the new Managing Director.

Rainer Bröcher, Managing Director of GEDORE Holding, sees the great potential of the new head at the leadership of the Automotive Division: "Patrick Mau brings with him the best prerequisites for taking GEDORE forward in this complex business area. He knows the traditional values of our company and combines these with his excellent expertise in the areas of automotive, sales and organisational development. We are looking forward to setting new impulses for automotive tools and to strengthening the excellent relationships with our customers and partners".

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