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Identification number in the register: 06248449380-53
Registration date: 23/08/2012 09:46:30

The information on this entity was last modified on: 23/04/2015 11:58:52
The date of the last annual update was: 17/04/2015 11:43:46
Next update due latest on: 17/04/2016

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual



    Section of registration

II - In-house lobbyists and trade/business/professional associations

Companies & groups

    Contact details

Vahrenwalder Strasse, 9
Hannover 30165

(+49) 51193801

37 Square de Meeus
4th floor
Brussels 1000

(+32) 27917595

    Person with legal responsibility

Mr  Elmar Degenhart


    Person in charge of EU relations

Mr  Desmond Collins

Director Public Affairs

    Goals / remit

As a European based multinational company with 200,000 employees we are one of the top 3 Automotive Suppliers in the world. We invent, develop and bring to the market, intelligent technologies for mobility, transport and information processing.
Our products include tyres, hydraulic and electronic brake systems, safety and driver assistance systems, engine management systems, transmission and hybrid electric components, instrumentation and connectivity and many other components for automotive and other industries.

  • European
  • global

    Specific activities covered by the Register

Transport,Air Quality, Green house gas emissions, road safety, Reach, Horizon 2020, connectivity

Demonstrations, debates, consultations and meetings with EU officials regarding the topics mentioned in the previous section







We assist the policy makers and legislators in developing future mobility, especially in the areas of safety, environment, information and affordability. We advise on the technical possibilities and limitations.
We assist the authorities in implementing new legislation and feedback trends and insights to our R&D departments to ensure full compliance with policy directions.

    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above

100%: 1   50%: 1   25%: 4



The Brussels representative office currently comprises one person and a part time intern. They are supported by experts from the various divisions of the Corporation who travel to Brussels when needed..

    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Desmond Collins 12/09/2014 10/09/2015

    Fields of interest

  • Climate Action
  • Communication
  • Competition
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • Energy
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • Information Society
  • Internal Market
  • Research and Technology
  • Taxation
  • Trade
  • Trans-European Networks
  • Transport

    Membership and affiliation

European Tyre and Rubber Manufacturer's Association (ETRMA) European Tyre and Rim Technical Organisation (ETRTO) European Association of Automotive Suppliers (CLEPA)
Friends of Europe

    Financial data

01/2014  -  12/2014

700,000 € - 799,999 €

0 €


915,676 €

FP7 Horizon2020

The estimation of costs range above is the estimate for the full year 01-2014 to 12-2014.

    Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.