As head of the works council, Michael Brecht represents the interests of the company's employees. He says Daimler should invest more in emerging technologies, because only technological expertise can secure jobs in the long term.
He wields a lot of clout: Daimler has about 275,000 employees. Made in Germany accompanied the new works council head at his workplace in Untertürkeim and on the street at a demonstration. Report by Marion Hütter.