Volkswagen establishes new Sub-Saharan Africa region
Green Car Congress
MARCH 3, 2017
The Volkswagen brand has established a "Sub-Saharan Africa” region to develop and strengthen its activities in the African market. Sub-Saharan Africa refers to the area of the African continent south of the Sahara. The region will be headed by Thomas Schäfer, Chairman and Managing Director of Volkswagen Group South Africa. Africa is still one of the blank spots on the Volkswagen map. Since February 2015, Thomas Schäfer has headed the Volkswagen Group South Africa.