Carolin Strauß took over as Head of Strategy in 2022 and is responsible for the strategy development and execution of Mercedes-Benz Cars as well as for the Mercedes-Benz Management Consulting.
She joined the company in 2004. After holding positions in Vehicle and Engine Development and Corporate Audit, she joined the staff of the Chairman of the Board of Management as Executive Assistant in 2015. In 2018, she took over responsibility for the lifecycle management of SUVs before she became Program Director Product Group Drive Systems in 2019.
Carolin Strauß obtained a master’s degree in Management of Product Development from KIT Karlsruhe and a diploma in Business Engineering.