FRANKFURT – The overhaul of the Volkswagen and Audi brands in North America starts at the top, with fresh faces, attitudes, products and a greater regional focus, says the man responsible for revamping the big picture. “In North America we definitely have to improve our position in terms of sales and marketing and the brand positioning,” says Bernd Pischetsrieder, the 57-year-old CEO of Volkswagen AG. A key step is a management overhaul both in Wolfsburg, Germany, (where VW is ...
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