Matthias Schönberg

Vice President and President, Europe, Middle East & Africa


Mr. Schönberg is Vice President of Axalta Coating Systems and President of the Europe, Middle East and Africa region. Before joining Axalta he held a number of increasingly senior positions at Continental AG, most recently as CEO of its ContiTech Fluid Technology business and as Executive Vice President of Continental AG. Past roles that Mr. Schönberg held at Continental included CEO and Business Head of its Unit Replacement division for the Americas and Executive Vice President of Continental AG and Managing Director of Continental Tire de Mexico. Prior to joining Continental, Mr. Schönberg held positions at the TA Group and at IMM. Mr. Schönberg holds a Masters of Business Administration, Corporate Finance and Tax from the University of Bayreuth, Germany.