Bentley appoints ex-Audi man as its new Director of Design | Drive

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Andreas Mindt brings more than 25 years of experience to the role, and most recently spearheaded the launch of the Audi e-tron.
The former head of exterior design for Audi is set to take the helm at the British marque's UK headquarters from March 2021.

Mindt will succeed previous Director of Design Stefan Sielaff, who is departing Bentley after almost six years to "pursue other opportunities".

An unconfirmed report from Europe's AutoNews suggests Sielaff's next role may be with Chinese giant Geely, the parent company for brands like Volvo, Polestar and emerging electric car maker Lynk & Co.

In his role at Audi, Mindt was responsible for the launch of the brand's first-ever mass-production electric car, the e-tron, as…
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