Bernd Gottschalk is a German businessperson who founded AutoValue GmbH and who has been at the head of 6 different companies. Dr. Gottschalk is Managing Director & Executive Manager at this company. Dr. Gottschalk is also Advisory-Supervisory Board at Woco Industrietechnik GmbH and on the board of 8 other companies.
He previously was Chairman at Verband der Automobilindustrie eV (VDA), Chairman at FACTON GmbH, Vice President at Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie e.V., Commercial Director at Daimler AG President & Director at Mercedes-Benz do Brasil Ltda. and Commercial Director at Daimler-Benz AG (both are subsidiaries of Daimler AG), Member-Consultative Committee at Woco Gruppe (UK), Chairman-Supervisory Board of Erwin Hymer Beteiligungs AG and President for International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers.
Bernd Gottschalk received a doctorate and an undergraduate degree from the University of Hamburg and an undergraduate degree from Stanford University.