German Association of the Automotive Industry (VDA e.V.), Germany
Hildegard Müller, born in 1967, has been President of the VDA since February 1, 2020. Previously, she was Member of the Executive Board for Grid & Infrastructure at innogy SE, Chairwoman of the Executive Board of BDEW between 2008 and 2016, and Minister of State to the German Chancellor from 2005 to 2008. From October 2002 to September 2008, she was a member of the German Bundestag and from March 1995 to September 2008, she was a department director at Dresdner Bank AG.