Volker Ehrentraut

Head of Diversity Ford Germany
Ford-Werke GmbH


Volker Ehrentraut has been responsible for Diversity Management at Ford-Werke GmbH since March 2016. He began his career at “Ford Aus- und Weiterbildung e.V.” as a Process Consultant for Lean Manufacturing at the Ford Fiesta plant in Cologne. After moving to Ford-Werke, Volker held various positions in Talent Management in the UK and Germany. He then worked as a personnel officer before he took on a variety of positions in the area of Compensation & Benefit. Later he managed the HR Shared Service Center and took over the responsibility for Central Recruitment at Ford-Werke. Volker Ehrentraut was born in Duisburg-Rheinhausen in 1968 and lives with his partner and three children in Cologne.