Volkswagen strategy implementation patchy, labour boss tells paper

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess has developed the right strategy for Europe’s largest carmaker but he must deliver results now in implementing it, labour boss Daniela Cavallo told a newspaper.

“And we do notice that implementation in certain areas is not without friction across brands,” she told Handelsblatt. “But if it’s a company with various brands it’s the management board’s duty to make sure that the brands cooperate more effectively.”

Her comments come after a long-standing conflict between Diess and labour representatives over the pace of reform at the world’s second-largest carmaker escalated this week, with a special committee expected to discuss the CEO’s future at the firm.

(Reporting by Christoph Steitz)

The post Volkswagen strategy implementation patchy, labour boss tells paper appeared first on Shore News Network.