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)
636,740 (est)+2%
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
Blakelands, GB
Yeomans Dr
Herndon, US
2200 Ferdinand Porsche 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 (30-Oct-2017)

79.9 b

Closing share price (30-Oct-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2015)

20.9 b
Volkswagen Group's current market capitalization is €79.9 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

Volkswagen Group's Web-traffic and Trends

Volkswagen Group Online and Social Media Presence

Volkswagen Group News and Updates

Volkswagen Group deliveries grow 11.1 percent in November

The Volkswagen Group handed over 995,900 vehicles to customers in November, an increase of 11.1 percent compared with the previous year. “November was a successful month for our core brands with a significant rise in deliveries. Our brands recorded solid growth, not just in China, but in all regions…

Volkswagen Group and JAC explore joint venture for multi functional vehicles

Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft, Volkswagen Group China and Anhui Jianghuai Automobile Co., Ltd. (JAC) plan to undertake research and development on multi functional vehicles together. The three parties today signed a Memorandum of Understanding to explore potential joint venture models. The new coope…

Volkswagen Group deliveries grow 8.2 percent in October

The Volkswagen Group handed over 940,800 vehicles to customers in October, an increase of 8.2 percent compared with the previous year. “October showed that our customers all over the world trust our brands and products. Group deliveries grew significantly in all regions”, Fred Kappler, Head of Group…

Volkswagen Group continues its profitable growth – solid nine-month figures

The Volkswagen Group is continuing its profitable growth and has further consolidated its financial base with a strong third quarter. In the first nine months of the current fiscal year, operating profit before special items rose to EUR 13.2 billion from EUR 11.3 billion in the prior-year period. Th…

Volkswagen Group deliveries top 1 million for first time in September

The Volkswagen Group delivered over 1 million vehicles to customers for the first time in September, the highest level ever for a single month: at 1.01 million, deliveries were 6.6 percent up on the previous year. This represents the best monthly performance in the history of the Volkswagen Group. F…

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…
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