General Director for Finance since 1 April 2017
Christoph Herzig graduated from his studies in industrial engineering in 1998. In addition to German (his mother tongue), Herzig also speaks fluent English and Dutch and French on an intermediate level.
He started his Audi career, which now spans almost 20 years, when he graduated in 1998. He started out as a trainee and then moved to the production controlling team. He held various roles within controlling before taking on a senior position in 2004. He took on a management role in 2006, heading up controlling for the production co-ordination and logistics departments. Two years later, in 2008, Christoph Herzig relocated to China to manage the factory and investment controlling departments. On his return to Germany in 2011, he became part of the senior management team (OMK), heading up production controlling in Neckarsulm. At Audi Brussels, he oversees the finance and accounting departments as well as purchasing and controlling and IT and legal.