Henner Lehne

Senior Director – Global Vehicle Forecasting, Automotive, IHS Markit


Mr. Henner Lehne is senior director of Global Vehicle Forecasting for the Automotive Group at IHS Markit. He manages the Global Vehicle Sales and Production Forecast service and leads an experienced analyst team in each of the world's key automotive regions. In 2005, Mr. Lehne joined CSM Worldwide GmbH in Germany as a market analyst, forecasting vehicle sales in Europe. Two years later, he was promoted to manager of European advisory services. During this time, he acquired and managed European-centric consulting projects for CSM. Mr. Lehne became global director for the vehicle sales forecast service in 2008, a position he maintained after the merger of CSM and Global Insight culminated in IHS Automotive in March 2010, which now part of IHS Markit. Since December 2011, he has also managed the global Vehicle Production team. Prior to joining CSM Worldwide, he worked in the central marketing department at Porsche AG in Stuttgart, Germany. Mr. Henner Lehne holds a degree in International Business and Marketing from Fontys University of Professional Education, located in the Netherlands.