Daimler AG's purchasing division consists of three operative procurement units, assigned to different divisions:
Procurement Trucks & Buses (TP/G) lies within the responsibility scope of Daimler Trucks. TP/G Head Dr. Marcus Schoenenberg reports to Martin Daum, Board of Management Member responsible for the "Commercial Vehicles Division".
The division Mercedes–Benz Cars Procurement & Supplier Quality (MP) is headed by Dr. Klaus Zehender. He reports to Dr. Dieter Zetsche, Chairman of the Board of Management Daimler AG and Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars.
International Procurement Services (IPS) the unit for purchasing of non-production materials, is a part of the "Human Resources and Labor" division. IPS head Mr. Andreas Burkhart reports to Wilfried Porth, Director of Human Resources & Labor.
More than 2,000 employees are working in the three procurement departments and represent Daimler AG in more than 50 different locations worldwide.