Michael Lohscheller has been appointed member of the Management Board as well as Opel/Vauxhall Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective September 1, 2012. Lohscheller was Executive Vice President and CFO at Volkswagen Group of America where he led a successful turnaround driving significant growth and profit increase.
Lohscheller is a German native with more than 20 years experience in senior Finance positions at companies such as Daimler, Mitsubishi Motors Europe and Volkswagen. He had broad business responsibilities for Finance, IT, Purchasing and Logistics.
Lohscheller, born on November 12, 1968, received a degree in European business studies from the University of Applied Sciences Osnabrueck, Germany, and at the University of Barcelona, Spain, in 1992. From 1993 to 1996 he studied European Marketing Management while working and completed a Master of Arts (MA). He is married with two children.