Mercedes-Benz AG is responsible for the global business of Mercedes-Benz Cars and Mercedes-Benz Vans with over 170,000 employees worldwide. Ola Källenius is Chairman of the Board of Management of Mercedes-Benz AG. The company focuses on the development, production and sales of passenger cars, vans and services. Furthermore, the company aspires to be leading in the fields of connectivity, automated driving and alternative drives with its forward-looking innovations.
The product portfolio includes the Mercedes-Benz brand with the brands Mercedes-AMG, Mercedes-Maybach, G-Class, the smart brand and the EQ product and technology brand for electric mobility. The Mercedes me brand offers access to the digital services from Mercedes-Benz. Mercedes-Benz AG is one of the largest manufacturers of premium passenger cars. In 2022 it sold nearly 2million cars and more than 415,300 vans. In its two business divisions, Mercedes-Benz AG is continually expanding its worldwide production network with over 35 production sites on four continents, while aligning itself to meet the requirements of electric mobility. At the same time, the company is developing its global battery production network on three continents.
As sustainability is the guiding principle of the Mercedes-Benz strategy and for the company itself, this means creating lasting value for all stakeholders: customers, employees, investors, business partners and the society as a whole. The basis for this is the sustainable business strategy of Daimler in which the company takes responsibility for the economic, ecological and social effects of its business activities and looks at the entire value chain.