The CEO of Daimler AG (generally generally known as Mercedes Benz), Ola Kallenius, has acknowledged that as a result of worldwide pandemic, pay cuts are coming to the corporate.
Nevertheless, in keeping with CarScoops, the common rank and file employee just isn’t the goal of nearly all of the cuts.
As an alternative, the chief department of Daimler AG is the goal of the massive money-saving axe. Whereas common workers will nonetheless see a small wage adjustment, Kallenius has acknowledged that executives could possibly be seeing salaries slashed in half, if no more.
Drawing upon widespread sense, he acknowledged that the “considerably harsher actuality” of the business rising from the pandemic necessitates “drastic cuts.” He additionally acknowledged that whereas executives do play an element within the gross sales, advertising, and general success of the corporate, it’s not truthful to the precise employees, the those that assemble the product, to put the biggest a part of the burden on them.
That is vital information on the earth of supercars, as Daimler AG is accountable for the Mercedes-AMG One hypercar, the AMG GT series of supercars, in addition to collaborative efforts resembling offering AMG engines for hypercars such because the Pagani Huayra BC Imola.
Nevertheless, the restructuring of Daimler AG from high to backside, as introduced in November 2019, remains to be going by way of. This was a name to slash the complete workforce throughout the complete group, executives by way of to engine assemblers, by 10,000 positions, to avoid wasting 1.four billion Euros by 2022.
On the time of the announcement final 12 months, Daimler AG employed 299,000 personnel globally.