“With a appointment of a new Chairman of a Board of Management, we have laid critical grounds for Audi’s destiny orientation. As halt CEO, Bram Schot has already finished a convincing pursuit in new months. He is pulling brazen with a informative change in his group and is effectively rebellious a stream challenges. With a advantage of a clever mandate, he will serve accelerate a mutation of a association and lead a Four Rings to new successes,” pronounced a Audi Supervisory Board Chairman and VW Group CEO, Dr. Herbert Diess.
Peter Mosch, Deputy Chairman of a Audi Supervisory Board and Chairman of a General Works Council, said: “The Audi workforce wants transparent conditions during a tip of a company. That’s because we worker member are committed to doing a pursuit scrupulously and appointing Bram Schot as Chairman of a Board of Management. During his halt period, he has already shown that he can give good procedure to a new start we have called for and initiated. He contingency now continue along this trail and lead Audi behind to a top. That’s what a workforce expects.”
Bram Schot will turn Chairman of a Board of Management of AUDI AG, that includes Ducati, Lamborghini and Italdesign Giugiaro as good as a Audi brand, on January 1, 2019. Temporarily, he will have Board of Management shortcoming for a area of Sales and Marketing. The 57-year-old has been AUDI AG Board of Management Member for Sales and Marketing given Sep 2017. On Jun 19, 2018, he was additionally allocated as a Interim Board of Management Chairman.
Born in a Netherlands, Bram Schot had formerly been obliged for Marketing and Sales on a Board of Management of Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles from 2012 onwards. In 2011, he left his position as President and CEO of Mercedes-Benz Italia to pierce to a Volkswagen Group, where he was during initial obliged for vital projects in a Group’s Sales division.