Volkswagen Group South Africa
Established in 1946, Volkswagen Group South Africa is a wholly owned subsidiary of Volkswagen Aktiengessellschaft (VWAG) in Germany.
Aside from its important role in the local, provincial and national economy, VWSA has paved the way for automotive manufacturing in Sub-Saharan Africa. The company opened vehicle assembly facilities in Kenya and Rwanda, with mobility solutions also introduced in Rwanda in 2018. Volkswagen has signed memorandums of understanding with the governments of Ghana, Nigeria and Ethiopia.
For generations, VWSA has led the pack in the key areas of transformation. VWSA believes very strongly that job creation and skills development will fuel transformation. VWSA is a sought-after employer because of its innovative, fast paced and exciting work environment. The company prides itself on promoting a culture of Excellence and Integrity, and its certification as a Top Employer aligns to their priority of attracting and retaining talent that live these ideals.