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CFO: Hans Dieter Poetsch

VW Group CFO<br /><br />As Volkswagen Group moves closer to its goal of ousting Toyota Motor Corp. as the world's biggest automaker, Hans Dieter Poetsch is making sure VW's lofty ambitions don't drain its financial resources. A merger with Porsche, a 20 percent stake in Suzuki and new factories in the United States, China and India are all big projects that would test the financial strength of any large international company. VW is doing all those things while promising investors significantly higher profits in 2010 than 2009. For bringing financial rigor and a detailed planning process to VW, Poetsch is our CFO Eurostar for the second year in a row.

VW Group CFO

As Volkswagen Group moves closer to its goal of ousting Toyota Motor Corp. as the world's biggest automaker, Hans Dieter Poetsch is making sure VW's lofty ambitions don't drain its financial resources. A merger with Porsche, a 20 percent stake in Suzuki and new factories in the United States, China and India are all big projects that would test the financial strength of any large international company. VW is doing all those things while promising investors significantly higher profits in 2010 than 2009. For bringing financial rigor and a detailed planning process to VW, Poetsch is our CFO Eurostar for the second year in a row.

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