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VOLKSWAGEN GROUP OF AMERICA APPOINTS MARK ILIJANIC AS SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT PARTS & VEHICLE LOGISTICS

May 1, 2017

Herndon, VA, May 1, 2017 – Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. today announced that Mark Ilijanic, 41, has been appointed Senior Vice President Parts & Vehicle Logistics, effective immediately. In this position, Ilijanic will oversee the operations of logistics and distribution of Parts and Vehicles for the Volkswagen and Audi brands. He will report directly to Anu C. Goel, Executive Vice President, Group After Sales & Service, Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

Ilijanic has more than 17 years of experience in the industry and joined Volkswagen Group of America in 2000. Most recently, he served as Vice President, Remarketing, Volkswagen Credit, Inc.

“We are excited to welcome Mark to his new position”, said Anu C. Goel, Executive Vice President After Sales & Service, Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. “His broad experience in the automotive industry and his proven leadership skills will help foster relationships and support meeting the needs of our dealers and customers.”

Ilijanic earned a Bachelor of Science in Education, focused in Mathematics from Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan and a Master of Science in Management from Walsh College in Troy, Michigan.

 

About Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (VWGoA) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Volkswagen AG, one of the world’s leading automobile manufacturers and the largest carmaker in Europe. VWGoA operates a manufacturing plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee and houses the U.S. operations of a worldwide family of distinguished and exciting brands including Audi, Bentley, Bugatti, Lamborghini and Volkswagen, as well as VW Credit, Inc. Founded in 1955, the company's headquarters are in Herndon, Va.; the company has approximately 6,000 employees in the United States and sells its vehicles through a network of approximately 1,000 dealers.

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