Bergstrom - Leadership Team

Leadership Team

Paul Von Driska

Paul Von Driska

Vice President – Gov’t Affairs/Legal

Paul has more than 30 years experience in General Management and HVAC product design and development in the appliance, automotive and commercial vehicle industries. He has been with Bergstrom for 20 years, which included an overseas assignment in Wales. As the Vice President of Global Business Development & Planning, Paul maintains a big picture perspective to help Bergstrom and its customers achieve its future goals.

Prior to joining Bergstrom, Paul held positions at Whirlpool Corporation and Valeo Climate Control.


  • University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, M.S., Mechanical Engineering
  • University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, B.S., General Engineering


  • Society of Automotive Engineers
  • Heavy Duty Manufactures Association 
  • Transform Rockford 


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