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 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 Data and Metrics

Volkswagen Group Financial Metrics

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 (24-Jul-2017)

69.1 b

Closing share price (24-Jul-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2015)

20.9 b
Volkswagen Group's current market capitalization is €69.1 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

Gross profit Margin, %


Sales and marketing expense

20.3 b23.5 b

General and administrative expense

6.8 b7.2 b

Operating expense total

27.1 b30.7 b

Depreciation and amortization

8.8 b9.7 b


2.1 b2.8 b

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

2.7 b2.4 b

Income tax expense

4 b3.2 b

Net Income

11.1 b(1.4 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

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

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

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VW Group is rolling out an amazing self-driving electric SUV — but there's a huge catch

On Wednesday, Škoda announced plans to unveiled an all-new electric crossover SUV concept called the Vision E at the 2017 Shanghai Motor Show. Unfortunately for US car buyers, Škoda, a subsidiary of Volkswagen Group, is not available on this side of the Atlantic. Which is a …

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