- Rolf Stiefel
Vice President, Sales
Rolf Stiefel is the Vice President of Sales at WinGD. He has a Master of Industrial Engineering from Hamburg Technical University. After graduation, Rolf spent a number of years gaining experience and skills within the process industry. He joined Wärtsilä as General Manager of their Power Plant business unit in Germany in 1997. In 2001, Rolf began working as Director of Sales in the Ship Power business unit in Wärtsilä Europe and Asia where he eventually led the global sales and application team of the low-speed engine business. In 2015 Rolf was appointed the Vice President, Sales & Marketing for Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd. (WinGD), formerly Wärtsilä Switzerland Ltd., where he continues in that role today. Over his +20 years in the two-stroke engine business Rolf has witnessed incredible change within the industry lending to his expert perspectives on the future of the shipping industry.