Volkswagen Group appointed Herbert Diess CEO and announced a far-reaching reorganization of the 12 brand automotive group. Diess will retain his position as head of the core Volkswagen brand, but will take over responsibility for all group operations from Matthias Mueller effective immediately. Mueller took over from CEO Martin Winterkorn in 2015, following the latter’s Read More..
BMW’s Herbert Diess will take over as head of the Volkswagen brand three months earlier than originally planned, following an agreement between Europe’s largest auto group and the Munich-based premium car maker. VW said Diess, formerly head of R&D at BMW, will take the helm at the VW brand July 1, rather than OctoberÂ 1, as Read More..
In a surprise move, BMW R&D chief Herbert Diess will move to Volkswagen Â to head the brand’s core VW passenger car brand. He will take over Â – on October 1, 2015 – from VW Group CEO Martin Winterkorn, who will continue as chairman of the management board of Europe’s largest car group. “With Herbert Diess Read More..