Materiality and goals

GRI 103-1/-2


Target horizon

Status as of 2021

Make lobbying activities transparent and verifiable on the basis of defined evaluation criteria



Milestone: Continue stakeholder interviews and derive necessary measures for future political representation of our interests



Milestone: Develop an evaluation concept to determine the current situation


Target achieved:

  • Concept developed
  • Initial stakeholder interviews conducted

Human beings can only overcome the major social and environmental challenges we face, such as climate change and increasing urbanisation, by working together. The company is contributing to this cooperation. We are bringing our expertise with us as we join the social dialogue and work on solutions together with representatives of governments, business and society.

The Group wishes to take part in political and public opinion-shaping processes as a trustworthy and dependable discussion partner. The overarching goal of our approach is the long-term harmonisation of the company’s interests with the interests of society at large.


Mercedes-Benz AG Mercedesstraße 120
70372 Stuttgart
Phone: +49 7 11 17-0

Represented by the Board of Management: Ola Källenius (Chairman), Jörg Burzer, Renata Jungo Brüngger, Sabine Kohleisen, Markus Schäfer, Britta Seeger, Hubertus Troska, Harald Wilhelm

Chairman of the Supervisory Board: Bernd Pischetsrieder

Court of Registry: Stuttgart; commercial register no. 762873
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