VDA’s General Assembly in Berlin
Matthias Wissmann, President of the German Association of the Automotive Industry (VDA), was unanimously re-elected for another two years today by the VDA’s Managing Board at the association’s General Assembly in Berlin. Arndt G. Kirchhoff, CEO of Kirchhoff Holding GmbH & Co. KG, Ulrich Schöpker, Chairman of the Management Board of Schmitz Cargobull AG, and Dr Dieter Zetsche, Chairman of the Board of Management of Daimler AG, were re-elected as Vice-presidents and additional members of the Presiding Board.
Dr Rolf Breidenbach, CEO of Hella KGaA Hueck & Co., was elected to the VDA Managing Board for the first time. The other members of the Managing Board were re-elected: Matthias Wissmann (President); Arndt G. Kirchhoff (Vice-president), Ulrich Schöpker (Vice-president), Dr Dieter Zetsche (Vice-president); Dr Daniel Böhmer, Franz Xaver Meiller Fahrzeug- und Maschinenfabrik GmbH & Co. KG; Dr Elmar Degenhart, Continental AG; Dr Volkmar Denner, Robert Bosch GmbH; Bernhard Mattes, Ford-Werke GmbH; Gertrud Moll-Möhrstedt, Akkumulatorenfabrik Moll GmbH & Co. KG; Matthias Müller, Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG; Dr Karl-Thomas Neumann, Adam Opel AG; Dr Georg Pachta-Reyhofen, MAN Truck & Bus AG; Dr Norbert Reithofer, Bayerische Motoren Werke AG; Dr Stefan Sommer, ZF Friedrichshafen AG; Jürgen Spier, Spier GmbH & Co. Fahrzeugwerk KG; Prof. Rupert Stadler, Audi AG; Prof. Martin Winterkorn, Volkswagen AG; and Dr Stefan Wolf, ElringKlinger AG.