DaimlerChrysler AG announced, effective immediately, the appointment of Michael Muehlbayer, Senior Vice President and Treasurer, replacing Thomas P. Capo, who has announced his intent to leave the company in order to pursue other interests. Muehlbayer reports to Manfred Gentz, Chief Financial Officer DaimlerChrysler AG. Also, Timothy P. Dykstra is appointed Vice President and Treasurer, North America, reporting to Muehlbayer.