Giovanni Palazzo

Head of E-Mobility Business Models – Group Strategy at Volkswagen AG

Since April 2016 Giovanni Palazzo is in charge of the Group E-Mobility Business Models and Infrastructure within the VW Group Strategy. Giovanni joined the VW Group in 2011 and supported the design of the Group e-mobility customer offer. He started his career at Mercedes-Benz Italy. Along his 11-years journey within the Daimler Group, he held different marketing & sales positions, including various responsibilities connected to e-mobility, such as “e-mobility Italy” (powered by smart & Enel) the most relevant national e-mobility lighthouse project. As “Young Talent of DaimlerChrysler Group in Italy” Giovanni joined the HQ in Stuttgart for a 6-months special assignment. Since the beginning of his career he is part of the change to an electrified mobility and gathered an extensive knowledge in this subject.