FRANKFURT — Volkswagen Team named Ralf Brandstaetter as VW manufacturer CEO, marketing him from his present-day position as the brand’s COO.
The adjust — efficient July one — suggests that VW Team CEO Herbert Diess gives up his position as VW manufacturer CEO. The adjust will give Diess greater leeway for his duties as group CEO, VW explained in a assertion on Monday.
In Brandstaetter, fifty one, VW’s supervisory board has picked a company veteran to head its main manufacturer. Porsche CEO Oliver Blume was also a contender for the put up.
Brandstaetter, a German countrywide, joined VW in