Matthias Mueller appointed as CEO of Volkswagen AG [ Current Affairs ]
About Matthias Mueller: Matthias Mueller was born on 9th June 1953 in Karl - Marx - Stadt in earlier East Germany. He is a businessman from Germany. He has studied computer engineering science at the Munich University of Applied Sciences.
About his different posts:
- Matthias Mueller started his carrier as a junior management position in the IT department in Audi in 1984.
- Then he joined the planning department in 1993 and he became product manager for the Audi A3.
- Then he was appointed as coordinator of the Audi and Lamborghini model lines in 1992.
- In 2007, he was appointed as head of VW’s product strategy.
- He was appointed CEO of Porsche AG, in October 2010.
- He became chief information officer of Porsche Automobile Holding SE, in February 2014.
About his appointment as Volkswagen’s CEO:
- Matthias Mueller appointed as chief executive officer of German auto maker Volkswagen AG.
- He is selected in replacement of Martin Winterkorn who had resigned because of productions cheating scandal.
- Published on: September 29, 2015