• CERAWeek
  • March 18 - 22, 2024

Reinhard Fischer

Volkswagen Group of America

Senior Vice President, Strategy VW NAR and VW Group

Reinhard Fischer, Senior Vice President, Volkswagen Group of America, leads strategy for Volkswagen in North America. He reports to Pablo Di Si, President and Chief Executive Officer of Volkswagen Group of America and the VW brand’s North American region. Mr. Fischer has held several leadership roles in areas such as network development, sales operations, and brand strategy. He joined VW Group in 2018 after 16 years with Audi of America, where he most recently served as Vice President and Chief Digital Officer. He started his automotive career with BMW as an industrial engineer. Mr. Fischer then moved to the company’s US sales subsidiary, where he specialized in supply-chain planning. At one point, he also managed a multi-franchise dealership in Columbus, Ohio, that included Audi, VW, Porsche and BMW. Mr. Fischer holds a master’s degree from Universitate Karlsruhe.

Sessions With Reinhard Fischer

Wednesday, 20 March

  • 08:30am - 09:10am (CST) / 20/mar/2024 01:30 pm - 20/mar/2024 02:10 pm

    EV Charging Infrastructure: Is it ready?

    Transportation & Mobility/Electrification (EVs/built environment)

    While initiatives are in place to help electric vehicle (EV) growth and to increase the number of charging stations, obstacles still exist. Over one million public and private chargers still need to be deployed to handle the projected number of EVs by 2030—and double that projection number just five years later. How is the industry responding to this demand?