thyssenkrupp has been honored by automaker Volkswagen with its “Volkswagen Group Award 2017”. The prize in the “Global Champion” category went to thyssenkrupp’s steering business in recognition of successful product launches and the construction of new plants in China and Mexico. It also acknowledges thyssenkrupp’s global localization approach and its successful management of complex projects for Volkswagen and Audi. The Volkswagen award is one of the highest accolades for suppliers in the automotive sector.
Dr. Karsten Kroos, CEO of thyssenkrupp’s components division, accepted the prize in Berlin: “This award is a great recognition for our company and our employees around the globe. We are very proud of our long-standing partnership with the Volkswagen Group. "
For the full press release, go to thyssenkrupp.com