Andreas Klar (52) began his career in 1994 in component production at the Hanover plant. In 1999, Klar, who has a degree in economics, started working at the Wolfsburg plant, where he assumed responsibility for Industrial Engineering for two years before
being assigned responsibility for Assembly 1. After taking on other positions in Hanover and Wolfsburg, he left for Kaluga in 2009, where he was appointed Head of Quality Assurance at the Volkswagen Group Rus. The father of two has been manager of the Kaluga plant since 2014.