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12/15/18
Wolfsburg/Beijing (China)
Volkswagen Group News

“Person of the Year 2018” – honor in China for former Volkswagen Chairman Prof. Dr. Carl Hahn

“Person of the Year 2018” – honor in China for former Volkswagen Chairman Prof. Dr. Carl Hahn
  • “China Newsweek” magazine honors Hahn’s role in the development of the automobile and components industry in China over the past 40 years under its reform and opening-up policy
  • Hahn: “I am deeply moved by this award, which I accept on behalf of Volkswagen and the hundreds of thousands of people who have helped us make our company so successful in China.”

Prof. Dr. Carl H. Hahn, Former Chairman of the Volkswagen Board of Management (1982 – 1992), today received the accolade of “Person of the Year 2018“ in Beijing. The prestigious award presented by “China Newsweek“ magazine honors the pioneering role played by Dr. Hahn in the entry of Volkswagen to the market in the People’s Republic of China.

Career Prof. Dr. Carl H. Hahn
Carl Hahn – The visionary in China

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