Vice President and General Manager
Steve Pohlman is responsible for oversight of Tenneco’s global elastomer business. He leads the development and execution of the company’s commercial strategy for elastomers and directs business development, engineering, manufacturing, marketing and program management activities.
Pohlman joined Tenneco in 1997 as director of heavy-duty specialty vehicles and advanced through positions of increasing responsibility including executive director, OE Ride Control sales, vice president, commercial vehicle systems and most recently, vice president, commercial vehicle systems/specialty sales.
He was named head of the global elastomers business in 2015 and added responsibility as interim VP and GM for North America Ride Control in 2018. Prior to joining Tenneco, Pohlman spent 10 years with
Aeroquip Corp. Pohlman holds a bachelor’s degree in business from Ohio Northern University.