Steve Pohlman, vice president and general manager, global elastomers is responsible for Tenneco’s global elastomer business. In this role, he is responsible for developing and executing the company’s elastomers commercial strategy and directing its business development, engineering, manufacturing, marketing and program management activities.
He is based in Monroe, Michigan, and is a member of Tenneco’s senior management team.
Pohlman originally joined Tenneco in 1997 as director of heavy duty specialty vehicles and advanced through positions of increasing responsibility including executive director OE RC sales, VP commercial vehicle systems and most recently, VP CVS/specialty sales. He was named to his current position in January 2015. Prior to joining Tenneco, Pohlman spent 10 years with Aeroquip Corp.
Pohlman holds a bachelor’s degree in business from Ohio Northern University.