Management Board

Kai Frühauf

CEO of Carcoustics

Kai Frühauf, born in 1962 in Langenhagen, holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering / Automotive Engineering, a degree in Business Administration (VWA) and a Master of Business Administration.

After joining Continental AG, he held various specialist and management positions within the company and was most recently responsible for the ContiTech Vibration Control business unit as General Manager/ Managing Director until 2019. From 2020-2021, Kai Frühauf was CEO of the Carcoustics Group and again holds this position since February 1, 2023. As Chief Executive Officer, he is Chairman of the Executive Board of Carcoustics International GmbH.


Anny Tao

CFO Carcoustics Group

Anny Tao has more than 25 years of experience working in financial areas and spent over 20 years in the automotive industry. She has been in different Finance positions in automotive supplier companies and Deputy of the Chairman at Ningbo Swell Group. Anny Tao has been Senior Consultant to the Chairman of NBHX Group and CFO for Overseas before she became part of the Dare Group. In her last position, she was entrusted by the Chairman of the Dare Group to manage the Advisory Board for Carcoustics.

Since June 2024th, Anny Tao is Interim Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the Carcoustics Group.

Chunhu Wang

CPO Carcoustics Group

Chunhu Wang is experienced in intercultural coaching and consulting for large companies and medium-sized businesses in the automotive industry, among others. He has extensive practical experience in communicative stakeholder and crisis management in an international business environment. In this context, he was responsible for the (co-)design and implementation of reorganization measures with regard to human resources and people & culture. As a business partner, he was also responsible for idea and concept development, action planning, implementation and follow-up of cross-country, cross-company and cross-cultural staff exchanges and team building.

Since March 2023, Chunhu Wang has been the Chief People Officer (CPO) of the Carcoustics Group.