Cooperation between the Board of Management and the Supervisory Board
The Supervisory Board advises and monitors the Board of Management with regard to the management of the Company. It is directly involved in decisions of fundamental importance to the Group. The Board of Management and Supervisory Board of Volkswagen AG consult closely on the strategic orientation of the Volkswagen Group. The two boards jointly assess the progress made in implementing the strategy at regular intervals. The Board of Management reports to the Supervisory Board regularly, promptly and comprehensively in both written and oral form on all issues of relevance to strategy, planning, the development of the business, the risk situation, risk management and compliance.
More information on the cooperation between the Board of Management and the Supervisory Board of Volkswagen AG and on the work and structure of the committees of the Supervisory Board can be found in the “Report of the Supervisory Board”. Information on the members of the Board of Management and Supervisory Board, as well as on the Supervisory Board committees, can be found in chapter “Executive Bodies”.
Extensive explanations of the remuneration system and the individual remuneration of the members of the Board of Management and the Supervisory Board may be found in the “Remuneration Report”, in the “notes to the consolidated financial statements” and on page 55 of the notes to the annual financial statements of Volkswagen AG.
CORPORATE GOVERNANCE DECLARATION
The corporate governance declaration is part of the combined management report and is permanently available on our website at www.volkswagenag.com/ir.