Head of Mercedes-Benz Own Retail Europe
Katrin Adt has led the Mercedes-Benz Cars & Vans' sales network in Europe since July 2019. Previously, she headed Smart, until the compact car brand entered into a joint venture with Greely. Adt, who has a law degree, is a well-known figure in the executive offices of Daimler. From 2014 to 2018, she worked in the human resources department and was in charge of senior management. Her career began in 1990 as the assistant director at DaimlerChrysler Belgium-Luxemburg in Brussels. Until 2013, she was active in various high-level sales-related functions, including world-wide sales management of Smart and CEO of Mercedes-Benz's Luxembourg sales organisation for cars, commercial vehicles and buses.