Folker Weißgerber - Folker Weißgerber
Folker Weißgerber completed an apprenticeship as an electrician from 1955 to 1958. From 1961 on, Weißgerber worked in various positions at the Volkswagen plant in Wolfsburg . From 1989, Weissgerber headed the Wolfsburg plant.
From December 1991 to February 1993 he was a deputy member of the Volkswagen brand management board, Production and Logistics division. From March 2001 to June 2005 he was a member of the Board of Management of Volkswagen AG . He headed the production division.
Folker Weißgerber died on August 25, 2007 in Wolfsburg  and was buried in the forest cemetery in Wolfsburg.
honors and awards
In April 2000 he received an honorary doctorate from Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg , in May 2000 from the Technical University of Chemnitz and in August 2002 from the Technical University in Košice . In 2004 he was made an honorary professor at Tongji University .
- Further biographical information at VW ( Memento from November 2, 2007 in the Internet Archive )
- Information from the City of Chemnitz on the occasion of the award of honorary citizenship ( Memento from March 17, 2007 in the Internet Archive )
- Obituary of the Technical University of Chemnitz (August 27, 2007)
- Folker Weißgerber died. sachsen-fernsehen.de, August 27, 2007, accessed on November 2, 2018
|SHORT DESCRIPTION||German manager|
|DATE OF BIRTH||March 25, 1941|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Chemnitz|
|DATE OF DEATH||25. August 2007|
|Place of death||Wolfsburg|