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Election of Mr Loman as IMMA’s New President

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, 9 May 2018.

IMMA, the voice of the global motorcycle industry, has unanimously elected Mr Johannes Loman, for a 2-year mandate on the occasion of its 2018 General Assembly in Las Vegas.

Mr Loman currently serves as Director of PT Astra International Tbk, one of the largest diversified automotive company in Indonesia and as Executive Vice President Director PT Astra Honda Motor (AHM) Indonesia, as President of FAMI - Federation of Asian Motorcycle Industries and President of AISI, the Indonesian Motorcycle Industry Association. He previously held the position of Vice-President in IMMA, elected in April 2017.

He succeeds Mr Stephan Schaller, former President of BMW Motorrad and former President of ACEM – the Motorcycle Industry in Europe.

"Thank you for the honor and the trust. This is of course a heavy and challenging task. Hopefully I can give positive contribution on advancing automotive industry further not only on domestic area but also in global scale to realize mobility solution which is safe, convenient and enjoyable for society in the future.”

In his new role, Mr Loman will bring longstanding business and association experience from the FAMI-region covering South-East Asia, Taiwan & Japan combined with a leading manufacturer perspective, PT Astra Honda, currently manufacturing nearly 5 million motorcycles per year.