Dieter Zetsche is a German businessperson who has been at the head of 9 different companies and presently occupies the position of Chairman-Supervisory Board at TUI AG. Dr. Zetsche is also on the board of Veta Health LLC and Member of Karlsruher Institut für Technologie and Vice President of Verband der Automobilindustrie eV (VDA).
In the past Dr. Zetsche held the position of Chairman-Management Board at Daimler AG Chairman at DaimlerChrysler UK Ltd. President of Daimler North America Corp. and Member-Management Board at Mercedes-Benz do Brasil Ltda. (which are all subsidiaries of Daimler AG), Chief Executive Officer for European Automobile Manufacturers Association, Chief Executive Officer for Laureus World Sports Awards Ltd., President for Freightliner Corp., President & Chief Executive Officer of DaimlerChrysler Co. LLC and President of Mercedes-Benz AG.
He received an undergraduate degree from Karlsruher Institut für Technologie, a doctorate from Universität Paderborn and a doctorate from the University of Karlsruhe.