Volkswagen Group

The Volkswagen Group with its headquarters in Wolfsburg is one of the world’s leading automobile manufacturers and the largest carmaker in Europe. In 2014, the Group increased the number of vehicles delivered to customers to 10.137 million (2013: 9.731 million). The share of the world passenger car market amounts to 12.9 percent.

In Western Europe, more than one in four new cars (25.1 percent) is made by the Volkswagen Group. Group sales revenue in 2014 totaled €202 billion (2013: €197 billion), while profit after tax amounted to €11.1 billion (2013: €9.1 billion).

The Group comprises twelve brands from seven European countries: Volkswagen Passenger Cars, Audi, SEAT, ŠKODA, Bentley, Bugatti, Lamborghini, Porsche, Ducati, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, Scania and MAN.
Company Growth (employees)
Wolfsburg, DE
Size (employees)
625,796 (est)
Volkswagen Group is headquartered in Wolfsburg, DE

Key People/Management at Volkswagen Group

Herbert Diess

Herbert Diess

Chairman of the Board of Management of the Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand
Francisco Javier Garcia Sanz

Francisco Javier Garcia Sanz

Functional Responsibility 'Procurement'
Jochem Heizmann

Jochem Heizmann

Functional Responsibility 'China'
Andreas Renschler

Andreas Renschler

Functional Responsibility 'Commercial Vehicles'
Rupert Stadler

Rupert Stadler

Chairman of the Board of Management of Audi AG
Frank Witter

Frank Witter

Functional Responsibility 'Finance and Controlling'
Matthias Müller

Matthias Müller

Chairman of the Board of Management
Karlheinz Blessing

Karlheinz Blessing

Functional Responsibility 'Human Resources and Organization'

Volkswagen Group Office Locations

Volkswagen Group has offices in Wolfsburg, Blakelands and Herndon
Wolfsburg, DE (HQ)
2 Rübenkamp
Herndon, US
2200 Ferdinand Porsche Dr
Blakelands, GB
Yeomans Dr

Volkswagen Group Financials and Metrics

Volkswagen Group Financials

Volkswagen Group's revenue was reported to be €213.3 b in FY, 2015 which is a 5% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2015)

213.3 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2014 - FY, 2015), %


Gross profit (FY, 2015)

33.9 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2015), %


Net income (FY, 2015)

(1.4 b)

EBIT (FY, 2015)

2.8 b

Market capitalization (13-Oct-2017)

74.7 b

Closing share price (13-Oct-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2015)

20.9 b
Volkswagen Group's current market capitalization is €74.7 b.
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015


202.5 b213.3 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

165.9 b179.4 b

Gross profit

36.5 b33.9 b
EURY, 2014Y, 2015


19.1 b20.9 b

Total Assets

351.2 b381.9 b

Total Liabilities

261 b293.7 b
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015

Cash From Operating Activities

10.8 b13.7 b
EURY, 2015


366.3 k
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Volkswagen Group Operating Metrics

Volkswagen Group's Vehicles Produced was reported to be 10 m in FY, 2015, which is a 2% decrease from the previous period
FY, 2014FY, 2015Jan, 2016Feb, 2016Mar, 2016Apr, 2016May, 2016Jun, 2016Jul, 2016H1, 2017

Vehicles Produced

10.21 m10.02 m

Vehicles Delivered

10.22 m10.01 m

Monthly New Car Registrations (UK)

12.06 k6.69 k38.69 k16.88 k16.05 k19.2 k14.04 k

Cars Sold

5.16 m
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Volkswagen Group Market Value History

Volkswagen Group Revenue Breakdown

Volkswagen Group Median Salaries

Source: 31 public H-1B filings from Volkswagen Group

Traffic Overview of Volkswagen Group

Volkswagen Group Online and Social Media Presence

Volkswagen Group News and Updates

Volkswagen Group boosts deliveries in August

The Volkswagen Group delivered 820,000 vehicles to customers in August, marking a 8.0 percent rise compared with August 2016. “August was a successful month for the Volkswagen Group that saw all core brands increase deliveries,” said Fred Kappler, Head of Group Sales at Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft…

Volkswagen Group starts second half-year with rise in deliveries

The Volkswagen Group has handed over more than 5,98 million vehicles to customers (+1.3 percent) since the beginning of the year. 820,900 units were delivered in July, an increase of 4.3 percent. “The Volkswagen Group and its brands made a solid start to the second half-year. Tailwind for the positi…

Volkswagen Group is backing virtual reality solutions for interactive collaboration in production & logistics

Diving into the deceptively real world of virtual reality (VR), for example exchanging ideas with Group colleagues at a logistics hall in the Czech Republic from Wolfsburg – the latest VR technology makes that possible for the first time. Experts from the Volkswagen Group have developed virtual real…

The future is created through research – Volkswagen Group Research is designing tomorrow’s world

The Volkswagen Group is taking a proactive approach to designing the mobile world of tomorrow through Group Research. Volkswagen Research is a visionary, innovation scout and strategic partner for all the brands in the Group – with an enormous bandwidth of topics and projects about potential mobilit…

Volkswagen Group (light vehicle) model plans and production outlook to 2021

This exclusive Automotive World report presents a snapshot of the company after a turbulent 20 months, and provides an outlook for the OEM’s light vehicle production and model launches through to 2021. The post Volkswagen Group (light vehicle) model plans and production outlook to 2021 appeared firs…

Startup Challenge: programming for the Volkswagen Group Digital Factory

Six startups from six countries spent 24 hours programming innovative software solutions for digital factory planning. Today, they presented their ideas to representatives from Volkswagen and Siemens at the Group Digital Factory Conference. Particularly promising solutions will subsequently be check…
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Volkswagen Group Company Life and Culture

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