Hauke Stars

Member of the Executive Board of Volkswagen AG

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  • Year of birth: 1967
  • Place of birth: Merseburg
  • Nationality: German
  • Member since: 28 April 2021
  • End of term: 2025


  • Degree in computer science from Otto-von-Guericke University, Magdeburg; degree in engineering from University of Warwick, Coventry, UK


Since 1 February 2022 Member of the Executive Board of Volkswagen AG
2012 - 2020 Member of the Executive Board of Deutsche Börse AG
Since 2009 Member of various Supervisory Boards
2007 - 2012 Managing Director, Hewlett Packard Schweiz
2004 - 2007 Member of the Board of Directors, Hewlett Packard Netherlands
1998 - 2004 Thyssenkrupp AG/Member of the Board of Directors of Triaton GmbH
1992 - 1998 Bertelsmann AG

Membership in mandatory supervisory boards

  • Audi AG
  • Porsche AG1
  • PowerCo SE

Membership in comparable domestic and foreign supervisory bodies of commercial enterprises

  • Kühne + Nagel International AG1

Core competences

  • Expertise in company strategy development and implementation
  • Competence in the areas of new technologies and digitisation
  • Leadership experience 
  • Knowledge of accounting and financial statement audits 
  • Appropriate expertise in co-determination matters

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