VW to appoint “aggressive” climate activist to scrutinize policies

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Volkswagen’s chief executive has pledged to employ a young climate campaigner to “aggressively” challenge the company’s environmental policies, as he acknowledged the world’s largest carmaker was moving too slowly in the race to roll out electric vehicles.
“I’m looking to hire an activist,” Herbert Diess told the Financial Times. “We have so many ideas, but they take too long to implement in our big organization, so I need someone really aggressive internally.”
In a rare move for a multinational, the appointee will be granted direct access to Diess and other top VW executives.Read 12 remaining paragraphs | Comments
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