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First day of work: Oliver Zipse takes over BMW AG

Today, August 16, Oliver Zipse will officially take over the chairmanship of the BMW AG Executive Board. He succeeds Harald Krüger, who took over the company on May 13, 2015. Zipse takes over the BMW…

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Oliver Zipse is the new BMW CEO starting August 16, 2019

Oliver Zipse will assume the role of Chairman of the Board of Management of BMW AG effective on 16 August 2019. The company’s Supervisory Board made this decision today during its meeting in Spartanburg, South…

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BREAKING: BMW CEO Harald Krueger to quit BMW in 2020

BMW will seek to appoint a new CEO later this month after Harald Krueger said he did not want to extend his contract, pre-empting deliberations about whether to give him another five-year term at the…

BMW CEO Harald Krüger voted most popular manager in Germany

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Tariffs in import cars would hurt U.S. jobs, BMW CEO says

Tariffs on car imports in the United States, if implemented, would hurt jobs in the world’s second-largest car market, the chief executive of BMW said on Tuesday at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show. “Should we…

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BMW boss Harald Krüger: “Maybe some underestimated me”

As BMW chairman of the board for the last three two years, Harald Krüger was faced with many challenges during his tenure, from the industry-wide diesel issues in Europe to electrification of the fleet and…

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BMW sees new opportunities in artificial intelligence

BMW is hiring experts in machine learning and artificial intelligence as it develops the Vision Next 100 into a flagship production model due to launch in 2021. According to BMW CEO Harald Krueger says the…

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BMW CEO says “cars will become personal companions”

This week’s spotlight fell on BMW’s 100th birthday celebration and on the new and highly visionary BMW VISION NEXT 100 concept. The exciting design and tech-driven project aims to show the future of mobility and…