Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Reitzle

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Reitzle - Chairman of the Supervisory Board

© Continental AG

The Supervisory Board

The Supervisory Board appoints the members of the Executive Board and supervises and advises it in managing the company. The Supervisory Board is directly involved in decisions of material importance to the Company.

The chairman of the Supervisory Board coordinates its work and represents it vis-à-vis third parties. He maintains regular contact between meetings with the Executive Board, and in particular with its chairman, to discuss issues relating to the company’s strategy, business development, risk management and compliance.

The Supervisory Board comprises 20 members in accordance with the German Co-determination Act (Mitbestimmungsgesetz – MitbestG) and the company’s Articles of Incorporation. Half the members of the Supervisory Board are elected by the shareholders in the Shareholders’ Meeting, while the other half are elected by the employees of Continental AG and its German subsidiaries.

The members elected by the employees of Continental AG and its German subsidiaries are marked below with *.

Status: March 31, 2017

Supervisory Board

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Reitzle

Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Linde AG

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Reitzle - Chairman of the Supervisory Board © Continental AG

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Hartmut Meine

Vice Chairman
Formally District Manager of IG Metall (Metalworkers' Union) for Lower Saxony and Saxony-Anhalt (until December 31, 2016)

Employee representative

Dr. Gunter Dunkel

Chairman European Debt, Muzinich & Co

Georg F. W. Schaeffler

Co-owner of INA-Holding Schaeffler GmbH & Co. KG, Herzogenaurach

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Peter Gutzmer

Deputy CEO and Member of the Executive Board, CTO of Schaeffler AG, Herzogenaurach

Maria-Elisabeth Schaeffler-Thumann

Co-owner of INA-Holding Schaeffler GmbH & Co. KG, Herzogenaurach

Peter Hausmann

Member of the Central Board of Executive Directors, IG BCE (Mining Chemical, and Energy Industries Union)

Employee representative

Jörg Schönfelder

Chairman of the Works Council for the Korbach Plant and Chairman of the European Works Council

Employee representatives

Michael Iglhaut

Works Council for the Frankfurt Location

Employee representatives

Stefan Scholz

Head of Finance & Treasury

Employee representative

Prof. Dr. Klaus Mangold

Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Rothschild GmbH

Gudrun Valten

Continental Automotive GmbH Employee Representative, Regensburg Location,
Member of the General Works Council of Continental Automotive GmbH, Member of the Corporate Works Council of Continental AG

Employee representative

Sabine Neuß

Member of the Management Board of Linde Material Handling GmbH, Aschaffenburg

Kirsten Vörkel

Chairperson of the Works Council of Continental Automotive GmbH, Dortmund,
Member of the Central Works Council of Continental Automotive GmbH, Hanover,
Member of the Corporate Works Council of Continental AG, Hanover

Employee representative

Prof. Dr. Rolf Nonnenmacher

Certified Accountant, self employed, Berg

Elke Volkmann

Second Authorized Representative for the IG Metall, Administration Office for North Hesse, Kassel

Employee representative

Dirk Nordmann

Chairman of the Works Council for the Vahrenwald Plant, ContiTech Antriebssysteme GmbH

Employee representative

Erwin Wörle

Member of the Works Council of Conti Temic microelectronic GmbH, Ingolstadt

Employee representative

Klaus Rosenfeld

Chief Executive Officer of Schaeffler AG, Herzogenaurach


Prof. KR Ing. Siegfried Wolf

Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Russian Machines LLC, Moscow, Russia

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