Rupert Stadler, Audi CEO Teflon, would be replaced at his post in April according to the German daily Bild .
Rupert Stadler would be punished for his mismanagement of the Diesel gate . The CEO of Audi has always denied his involvement so far despite the suspicions hanging over him.
At the head of Audi since 2007, Rupert Stadler says he is not aware of the installation of an emission control software on V6 3 liter TDI engines deemed illegal in the United States before the revelation by the press. He had been reappointed for another five years in May 2017.
The CEO of Audi would not leave the Volkswagen group because he would be appointed chief financial officer of the German giant. Still according to the German daily, the CEO of Audi would be replaced by the current CEO of Skoda, Winfried Vahland.
Audi has denied Bild’s information. Matthias Müller , CEO of Volkswagen Group, recently told Audi employees that the manufacturer “needs all the efforts of its management and all the staff under the proven leadership of Rupert Stadler to meet the challenges of today and tomorrow. to orient the brand towards the future “.