Ilijanic has been with VW since 2000 and most recently served as vice president for remarketing with Volkswagen Credit. He succeeds Anu C. Goel, who was promoted in September to executive vice president for after sales and service.
VW names new communications, logistics chiefs for North America
Meanwhile, the company has appointed Pietro Zollino, 49, as executive vice president for communications.
Zollino, who has been with Volkswagen since 2012 and has served as chief communications officer for Volkswagen Group of America since April 2016. He previously worked in communications positions for Volkswagen at its headquarters in Wolfsburg, Germany.