Matthias Mueller appointed as CEO of Volkswagen AG


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.

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Appointed as Volkswagen’s CEO

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/Last Modified on: September 29, 2015