Chairman of Management Board, CEO & Chairman of Volkswagen Brand Board of Management
CFO & Member of Board of Management
Member of the Board of Management & CEO of Porsche AG
Volkswagen was founded in the year 1937. The company has been operational for almost 81 years now. The founder of the company was the German Labour Front, which was under the leadership of Adolf Hitler. During that time, cars were mainly a very luxury item in the country of Germany. Volkswagen planned to make cars smaller and also much more affordable for the ordinary Germans as well. After WWII, the company had become a significant organisation, due to the economic condition of Germany. In the year 1949, the company had entered the USA market, and briefly sold all of its cars under the name, Victory Wagon. In the year 1955, the Volkswagen of America was formed as well.
In the year 1974, the company released the Volkswagen Golf in the USA, By the year 1997, the company had also started developing other cars as well, namely - New Beetle, Jetta, SEAT Leon, SEAT Toledo, Skoda Octavia, Audi TT, Audi A3, Passat, etcetera. During the early 2000s, the company continued to update its car models with newer generation ones. The Volkswagen GTI was a top sports car back in the day and was enjoyed by most critiques like Automobile Magazine and Motor Trend, in the year 2007 and 2008. By the year 2011, the company completed manufacturing the Chattanooga Assembly in Tennessee, USA. In the year 2016, the Volkswagen Atlas started its production as well. As of the year 2018, the company had released its all-new electric race car, known as the I.D. R Pikes Peak. The same year, the company also planned to end the production of Volkswagen Beatle too. The headquarters of the company is based in 2200 Ferdinand Porsche Drive. The name of the place is Herndon, while the state name is Virginia, USA. The pin code of the area is 20171.
Volkswagen is a German car manufacturer company that focuses on the designing, and manufacturing of various kinds of cars and automobiles for the consumers. The current chairman of the management board is Dr Herbert Diess. It is currently the largest automaker in the world, as of the year 2016 and 2017. The company’s biggest market is in China, which almost provides 40 per cent sales of the company and also the profits as well. The company operates in over 153 countries worldwide. As of the year 2012, the total revenue generated by the company is more than $140 billion. Also, the number of employees working at the company is more than 549,700.
The primary services of the company are to allow its customers and clients to enjoy the cars and automobiles manufactured and produced by the company and help the consumers make a purchase as well. The company also allows its customers to choose from a range of variety of car models designed and offered by itself.
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