New Board of Management position for “Greater China”

On December 12, 2012, the Supervisory Board of Daimler AG decided to create a new Board of Management position for “Greater China”. It includes the function of CEO and Chairman of Daimler Northeast Asia as well as responsibility for all of Daimler’s strategic and operating activities in China. This decision underscores the strategic importance of China for Daimler. We see considerable further potential there for sustainable growth and the continuous expansion of our business activities.