Dieter Zetsche is a German businessperson who has been the head of 8 different companies. Presently, Dr. Zetsche is Chairman-Management Board at Daimler AG. Dr. Zetsche is also on the board of TUI AG and Veta Health LLC and Vice President for Verband der Automobilindustrie eV (VDA).
Dr. Zetsche previously held the position of Chief Executive Officer at European Automobile Manufacturers Association, Chief Executive Officer for Laureus World Sports Awards Ltd., President for Freightliner Corp., Chairman at DaimlerChrysler UK Ltd., President & Chief Executive Officer of DaimlerChrysler Co. LLC, President of Mercedes-Benz AG, President of Daimler North America Corp. and Member-Management Board at Mercedes-Benz do Brasil Ltda.
Dr. Zetsche received an undergraduate degree from Karlsruher Institut für Technologie, a doctorate from Universität Paderborn and a doctorate from the University of Karlsruhe.