Auto Volkswagen names Herbert Diess as new CEO Updated : April 13, 2018 08:50 AM IST Volkswagen is racing with industry outsiders such as Waymo and Uber to dominate new ways of getting around, such as autonomous taxis. Human resources head Karlheinz Blessing is being replaced by Gunnar Kilian. Volkswagen is controlled by the Piech and Porsche families. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.