Management Policy
Management Policy

Plant Spartanburg Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) Policy:

At BMW Manufacturing, we strive to provide a healthy and safe working environment. In order to continually improve our safety performance:

  • All team members will be committed to prevention of injury and ill health and the continual improvement in OH&S management and OH&S performance.
  • All levels of management will be responsible and accountable for providing the resources needed to prevent injuries and illness.
  • Management will ensure all associates are responsible and accountable for working safely.
  • Management will establish objectives and drive change through achieving targets.
  • We will comply with applicable legal requirements and with other requirements to which our organization subscribes that relate to our OH&S hazards.
  • We will regularly measure and communicate our progress to all levels of the organization.

Plant Spartanburg Environmental Policy:

Responsibility for environmental protection lies with all team members.  In order to continually improve our environmental performance and sustainable practices, we are committed to:

  • Using resources responsibly and efficiently,
  • Regularly evaluating the impact of our business activities on the environment,
  • Consistently implementing sustainable measures to prevent pollution, minimize adverse impact and waste generation, and
  • Complying with legal, other and BMW Group requirements to which BMW MC subscribes.

Plant Spartanburg Quality Policy:

Quality in all aspects of our business is the foundation for our success. At BMW Manufacturing, we are committed to:

  • Prevention instead of reaction
  • Conserve best practice, safeguard new techniques
  • Quality is a leadership task

Management Team

Manfred Erlacher

President and Chief Executive Officer, BMW Manufacturing Co.

Dirk Hilgenberg

Vice President, Assembly

Karl Loessl

Vice President, Body in White

Andreas Gücker

Vice President, Total Vehicle, Quality Management and Engineering

Sherry McCraw

Vice President, Production Control, Finance

Franz Linner

Vice President, Supplier Network, Americas

Philip Heinrichsdorff

Vice President, Production Control and Logistics

Johannes Trauth

Vice President, Human Resources