Mercedes-Benz Group AG
Industry Group: Automobiles
Based in Stuttgart, Germany, Mercedes-Benz Group AG makes premium and luxury passenger vehicles and commercial vans. Brands include Mercedes-Benz, AMG, and Maybach. Mercedes-Benz Mobility provides the company's dealers and its customers with vehicle financing as well as mobility services in ride hailing, car sharing, and charging. Mercedes owns 9.74% of Aston Martin and 9.55% of Beijing Automotive Group. Through Tenaciou3 Prospect Investment, Li Shufu, chairman of Chinese automaker Geely Automobile, owns 9.69% of Mercedes-Benz. Other major shareholders include Beijing Automotive Group at 9.98% and Kuwait Investment Authority at 4.9% (6.8% prior to the sale of a 1.9% stake on March 29, 2023).
ESG Risk Rating
Industry Group (1st = lowest risk)
Automobiles 24 out of 91
Global Universe 4658 out of 15518
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|Mercedes-Benz Group AG||
|24 out of 91|
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Mercedes-Benz Group AG's Exposure is Medium
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Mercedes-Benz Group AG's Management of ESG Material Risk is Strong
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