Supervisory Board

The Supervisory Board has 16 members. It is made up of equal numbers of representatives of shareholders and employees. The representatives of the shareholders are chosen by the shareholders’ meeting, the representatives of the employees are chosen according to the regulations of Co-Determination Law.

Dr. John Feldmann
Former member of the Executive Board of BASF SE, Ludwigshafen (Germany)

Joachim Hartig *
Deputy chairman
Head of Learning and Development of Linde Material Handling GmbH, Aschaffenburg (Germany)

Birgit A. Behrendt
Vice President, Global Programs and Purchasing Operations at Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, Michigan (USA)

Holger Brandt *
President Sales Germany of STILL GmbH, Hamburg (Germany)

Dr. Alexander Dibelius
Global Co-Chairman Investment Banking Division, Goldman Sachs

Denis Heljic *
Spokesperson STILL branches, Chairman of the European works council of KION Group and Deputy chairman of the works council of the Dortmund branch of STILL GmbH, Dortmund (Germany)

Johannes P. Huth
Partner and Member of the Executive Committee of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. Partners LLP, London (UK)

Jiang, Kui
President and Director of Shandong Heavy Industry Group, Ltd., Jinan (China)
Chairman of the Asia Pacific Committee of KION Material Handling GmbH, Wiesbaden (Germany)**

Olaf Kunz *
Trade union district secretary/legal counsel of the IG Metall, Coastal District, Hamburg (Germany)

Özcan Pancarci *
Chairman of the works council of plants I & II of Linde Material Handling GmbH, Aschaffenburg (Germany)
Chairman of the works council of KION Group

Kay Pietsch *
Works council STILL GmbH

Hans Peter Ring
Senior Advisor, Munich (Germany)

Alexandra Schädler *
Trade union secretary of the Managing Board of IG Metall, Frankfurt am Main (Germany)

Tan, Xuguang
Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Weichai Power Co. Ltd, Weifang (China)

Hans-Peter Weiß *
Chairman of works council of plant III of Linde Material Handling GmbH, Kahl (Germany)

Xu, Ping
Partner at King & Wood Mallesons, Beijing (China)

* = as representative of the employees
** = no statutory committee of KION Group
Status as of: 19 May 2015