The crisis has so far cost the company more than 25 billion euros ($31 billion) in buybacks, fines and compensation as well as massive reputational damage.
Chairman of the supervisory board Hans Dieter Potsch said: "The Volkswagen Group's goal is and remains to align the company and its brands with future needs, to safeguard its position among the leaders of the global automotive industry with innovativeness and profitability and to be instrumental in shaping tomorrow's personal mobility with the strength of our group brands".
The company also is replacing its heads of human resources and purchasing. In addition to his job, he will directly oversee vehicle information technology as well as group development and research.
Mueller's replacement with VW brand chief Diess follows slow progress in reorganizing the group's vehicle brands, a key pillar of "Strategy 2025" to transform the Germany's biggest auto company into a leader in cleaner cars and to move on from its diesel emissions scandal of 2015.
Herbert Diess has been appointed as the new chairman of Volkswagen Group.
The labor chief had accused Diess of betraying workers and trying to use the emissions scandal as a pretext for pushing through job cuts.
Board chair Hans Dieter Poetsch said Mueller, 64, had done "outstanding work" at a time when the company "faced the greatest challenge in its history". The 60-year-old Austrian was formerly the director of the company flagship brand Volkswagen.
Other management changes announced Thursday are VW's head of purchasing, Francisco Javier Garcia Sanz, leaving at his own request.
Blume will head up a "super premium" cars division which groups Bentley, Porsche, Bugatti and possibly Lamborghini, which is now integrated with Audi. By mutual agreement, a top Manager will leave this post immediately.
Nicolasa Jokic es el lider de los Neggets y se gana ese título, porque es el jugador con más triples - dobles del campeonato. El baloncesto no está preparado para el retiro de Ginóbili; ni siquiera él, que a los 40 años de edad aún no lo deja claro.
Daughtery said their deputy had very little information from dispatchers about what type of van to search for. He loved sports and enjoyed being a part of the Seven Hills School's tennis team. "Send officers immediately.
Among those who joined the protesters included senior Congress leaders Ghulam Nabi Azad and Digvijay Singh. Insisting that it wasn't a political march, Rahul said, "We want the women to live in peace and security".
Not only will USPS prices increase, but FedEx and UPS will be able to charge customers and still remain competitive. Since signing a landmark five-year contract in 2013 to deliver packages on Sundays, Amazon .com Inc. and the U.S.
Dallas brought in a pair of wide receivers via free agency in the offseason, signing Allen Hurns and Deonte Thompson . Being able to separate from coverage is one of the most important traits for a receiver in Kyle Shanahan's offense.
The Avengers ranks higher in terms of worldwide grosses, making it the fifth highest grossing movie ever, period. The project started with 2008's Iron Man , which introduced the world to Downey Jr.'s Tony Stark/ Iron Man .
Regardless, Fornite: Battle Royale players are going to receive a free Back Bling item which can be redeemed in the game's store. The company detailed the upcoming mode in its v3.5 patch notes in recent days, shedding light on everything players can expect.
Juventus defender Medhi Benatia insists Real Madrid didn't deserve their penalty after Wednesday night's Champions League defeat. Madrid will now join Roma, Liverpool and Bayern Munich in the semi-finals, as Juve rue this costly and contentious decision.
Lynne Brecht ties ribbons, in the Broncos colours, around trees all over main street Humboldt, Sask., on Wednesday April 10, 2018. National and worldwide support poured out for the families and community affected by the crash.
The pirate life doesn't end in May, but kicks off one of three content updates with the rest to follow this summer. In Forsaken Shores , players will be introduced to a perilous new part of the world to explore and plunder.
President Bashar al-Assad's government, which receives military backing from Russian Federation , denied being behind the attack. Trump was to meet late in the day with senior national security aides, and no action was "off the table", the president said.
Now, let's look at the teams most in need of a quarterback in this year's NFL Draft , ranking them from No. 5 to No. 1. They gave Smith a huge extension, but he's also 33 years old and they built an out into it after the 2020 season.
Jotun comes to Switch this month
Jotun: Valhalla Edition features Valhalla Mode, a boss rush mode with even fiercer versions of the already challenging jotun . Those that had enjoyed the game on Wii U™, especially, will notice an evident graphical upgrade in the new release.
Harish Manwani to retire as HUL chairman
He was appointed COO of parent Unilever in June 2011 and retired in 2014 but continued in his capacity of the Indian arm. This model has become a strong focal point for HUL and is central to the Company's business strategy, the company said.
PD: Substitute teacher ran 'fight club' at Montville school
But others who were filing paperwork said they're not simply not happy with the job being done by the Oklahoma Legislature. The union will now turn its focus to 2018 elections, and helping candidates that agree with its education priorities.
Wells Fargo & Co Stock Falls on Possible Earnings Revision
BKS Advisors LLC purchased a new position in shares of Wells Fargo during the third quarter worth approximately $143,000. This is based on a 1-5 numeric scale where Rating Scale: 1.0 Strong Buy, 2.0 Buy, 3.0 Hold, 4.0 Sell, 5.0 Strong Sell.