Dr. Matthias Erb

Chief Engineering Officer, Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

Dr. Matthias Erb is the Chief Engineering Officer of Volkswagen Group of America. He is responsible for all engineering activities in the North American Region.

Erb joined Volkswagen Group in 2003 and has held various management positions at AUDI AG and Audi of America. In 2008, he started leading the office of the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Volkswagen AG in Salzburg, Austria. Erb had also spent several years as a lecturer for Quality Assurance at the University of Mainz, Germany.

He earned degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Economics at Aachen University of Technology as well his PhD in Mechanical Engineering.