AusCham is delighted to welcome Mercedes-Benz Viet Nam Ltd., as a new Corporate member in 2019/20.
Mercedes-Benz Vietnam Ltd. (MBV) set up the automotive business in Vietnam from 1995 with the core business of assembling, importing and selling passenger cars.
For 24 years of operation in Vietnam, MBV has continuously contributed to the growth of Vietnam automobile market and become a major part of Vietnam’s auto-DNA. The Stuttgart-based brand is now assembling four mainstream products in Vietnam including the C-Class, the E-Class, the S-Class and the GLC.
2018 marked another successful year of the “Three-pointed star” when reaching the sales volume of close to 6.300 units, setting a new record for the Vietnam luxury car market.
MBV takes all efforts to invest in modern facilities as well as innovative technologies in order to offer the best vehicles for our customers. MBV has an authorized dealer network of 15 outlets which we expect to continue to grow in the coming years to ensure we can provide the Mercedes-Benz experience and service to our customers across all of Vietnam. MBV has long-term commitment to the people and economy of Vietnam with almost 1.000 local jobs (excluding its authorized dealer network). In addition, MBV was honoured as “Top Tax Payers” by Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee in recent years.
Starting from July 2019, Mr. Brad Kelly has officially joined as General Director/CEO of Mercedes-Benz Vietnam. Before moving to Vietnam, Mr. Kelly was Director of Sales, Mercedes-Benz Australia/New Zealand from 2014. During his tenure at Mercedes-Benz Australia/New Zealand, Mr. Kelly was successful in growing the Mercedes-Benz Sales from 28,000 to almost 40,000 passenger vehicles.
Total Number of Staff (Globally): 800
For more information, visit www.mercedes-benz.com.vn