Company BodiesOverview: Members of the ZF Supervisory Board

For the shareholders:

  • Dr.-Ing. Franz-Josef Paefgen
    Former Chief Executive Officer of Audi AG, Ingolstadt, Germany, and Bentley Motors Ltd., Crewe, Great Britain
    Chairman
  • Ernst Baumann
    Former member of the BMW Board of Management, responsible for Human Resources
  • Andreas Brand
    First Mayor of the City of Friedrichshafen
  • Robert Friedmann
    Chairman of the Central Managing Board of the Würth Group, Künzelsau
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gisela Lanza
    Holder of the Professorship for Production System and Quality Management at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
  • Dr. Joachim Meinecke
    Lawyer, Freiburg
  • Jürgen Otto
    Former CEO of Brose, Coburg
  • Dr. Mohsen Sohi
    Chief Executive Officer of Freudenberg SE, Weinheim
  • Dagmar Steinert
    Member of the Executive Board (CFO) of Fuchs Petrolub SE, Mannheim
  • Axel Strotbek
    Former Chief Financial Officer of Audi AG, Ingolstadt

On behalf of the employees:

  • Frank Iwer
    Head of Staff Position Political and Strategic Planning of the Board of Management of IG Metall, Frankfurt
    Deputy Chairman
  • Jürgen Bunge
    Chairman of the Works Council of ZF Friedrichshafen AG, Dielingen/Lemförde location
  • Achim Dietrich
    Chairman of the Group Works Council of ZF Friedrichshafen AG
  • Joachim Holzner
    Head of the CV Chassis Technology BU of ZF Friedrichshafen AG, Dielingen
  • Peter Kippes
    First Representative of IG Metall, Administration Center, Schweinfurt
  • Oliver Moll
    Chairman of the Works Council of ZF Friedrichshafen AG, Schweinfurt location
  • Vincenzo Savarino
    First Representative of IG Metall Administration Center Friedrichshafen-Upper Swabia
  • Matthias Scherer
    Designated chairman of the Works Council of ZF Friedrichshafen AG, Saarbrücken location
  • Hermann Sicklinger
    Chairman of the Works Council of ZF Friedrichshafen AG, Passau location
  • Erdal Tahta
    Chairman of the Works Council of ZF Friedrichshafen AG, Koblenz location