About VDL

VDL Groep, headquartered in Eindhoven, the Netherlands, is an international industrial family business with more than 100 operating companies, spread throughout 19 countries, with over 15,000 employees. The VDL companies break down into four divisions: Subcontracting, Car Assembly, Buses & Coaches and Finished products.

Strength through cooperation

Strength through cooperation. This is the cornerstone of VDL Groep, the international industrial family business with its headquarters in Brainport Eindhoven. Founded in 1953, almost 60 years ago, the company has been run by the third generation since 2017. VDL Groep has over 16,000 employees and is active in 19 countries. The group encompasses 105 closely cooperating operating companies, each with its own specialism. The activities of these companies can be summarised in the ‘five worlds of VDL’: Science Technology & Health, Mobility, Energy & Sustainability, Infratech and Foodtech. In 2022, VDL Groep achieved a combined annual turnover of €5,752 billion.

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Corporate brochure VDL Groep

Annual report 2021

Organisational structure