Members of the Supervisory Board

Dr. rer. nat. Andreas Kreimeyer, degree in biology – Chairman of the Supervisory Board (born in 1955)

Shareholder representative
Pensioner (former member of the board and research spokesperson at BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany)

Supervisory Board chairman since 10 May 2017
In office until the end of the ordinary AGM 2020
First appointed: 12 May 2015

Other Supervisory Board appointments:
Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT), Karlsruhe (Vice-Chairman of the Supervisory Board)

Other supervisory bodies:
C.H. Boehringer Sohn AG & Co. KG, Ingelheim, Germany (Member of the Advisory Council)

Profile Dr. rer. nat. Andreas Kreimeyer


Ralf Becker, trade union secretary, Vice-Chairman (born in 1965)

Employee representative
State District Manager North of IG BCE (Mining, Chemicals and Energy Trade Union), Hanover

In office until the end of the ordinary AGM 2023
First appointed: 1 August 2009

Other Supervisory Board appointments:
Continental Reifen Deutschland GmbH, Hanover (vice-chairman)
Deutsche Shell Holding GmbH, Hamburg
Deutsche Shell GmbH, Hamburg
Shell Deutschland Oil GmbH, Hamburg

Profile Ralf Becker 


Petra Adolph, master of political science and literature (born in 1964)

Employee representative 
Board Secretary (area participation/social policies), IG BCE, Hanover

In office until the end of the ordinary AGM 2023
First appointed: 15 May 2018

Other Supervisory Board appointments:
CEWE Stiftung & Co. KGaA

Profile Petra Adolph 


André Bahn, electrician (born in 1968)

Employee representative 
Vice-Chairman of the Collective Works Council of the K+S Group
Chairman of the Works Council of the Werra plant, K+S KALI GmbH, Kassel

In office until the end of the ordinary AGM 2023
First appointed: 15 May 2018

Profile André Bahn 


Jella Benner-Heinacher, lawyer (born in 1960)

Shareholder representative 
Deputy General Manager of the Deutsche Schutzvereinigung für Wertpapierbesitz e.V., Düsseldorf

In office until the end of the ordinary AGM 2023
First appointed: 7 May 2003

Other Supervisory Board appointments:
A.S. Création Tapeten AG, Gummersbach

Profile Jella Benner-Heinacher 


Peter Bleckmann, mining technologist (born in 1968)

Employee representative 
Vice-Chairman of the Collective Works Council of the K+S Group
Chairman of the Works Council of esco – european salt company GmbH & Co. KG’s Borth plant, Hanover

In office until the end of the ordinary AGM 2023
First appointed: 15 May 2018

Profile Peter Bleckmann 


Philip Freiherr von dem Bussche, graduate in business adminstration (born in 1950)

Shareholder representative
Enterpreneur/farmer

In office until the end of the ordinary AGM 2020
First appointed: 12 May 2015

Other supervisory bodies:
Bernard Krone Holding SE & Co. KG, Spelle (Chairman of the Supervisory Board)
DF World of Spices GmbH, Dissen, Germany (Member of the Advisory Board)
Grimme GmbH & Co. KG, Damme (Chairman of the Advisory Board)
Pfeifer und Langen IHKG, Cologne (Member of the Shareholders’ Committee)

Profile Philip Freiherr von dem Bussche


George Cardona, economist (born in 1951)

Shareholder representative 
Economist 

In office until the end of the ordinary AGM 2020
First appointed: 9 October 2009

Profile George Cardona 


Dr Elke Eller, graduate in economics and business management (born in 1962)

Shareholder representative 
Member of the Board of Executive Directors of TUI Aktiengesellschaft, Hanover, Germany

In office until the end of the ordinary AGM 2023
First appointed: 15 May 2018

Other Supervisory Board appointments:
Group companies of TUI Group
TUI Deutschland GmbH, Hannover,
TUIfly GmbH, Langenhagen

Profile Dr Elke Eller 


Gerd Grimmig, graduate in mining studies (born in 1953)

Shareholder representative 
Pensioner (former Member of the Board of Executive Directors of K+S Aktiengesellschaft, Kassel)

In office until the end of the ordinary AGM 2023
First appointed: 15 May 2018

Profile Gerd Grimmig 


Axel Hartmann, retail trade merchant (born in 1958)

Employee representative
Chairman of the Collective Works Council of the K+S Group
Chairman of the Works Council of K+S KALI GmbH´s Neuhof-Ellers plant

In office until the end of the ordinary AGM 2023
First appointed: 14 May 2013

Profile Axel Hartmann


Michael Knackmuß, motor mechanic (born in 1975)

Employee representative
Chairman of the Works Council of K+S KALI GmbH´s Zielitz plant

In office until the end of the ordinary AGM 2023
First appointed: 11 July 2014

Profile Michael Knackmuß


Thomas Kölbl, degree in business studies (born in 1962)

Shareholder representative 
Chief financial officer of Südzucker AG, Mannheim/Germany

In office until the end of the ordinary AGM 2022
First appointed: 10 May 2017

Other Supervisory Board appointments:
Group companies of Südzucker Group
CropEnergies AG, Mannheim/Germany (deputy chairman)

Other supervisory bodies:
Group companies of Südzucker Group
AGRANA Stärke GmbH, Vienna/Austria (Member of the Supervisory Board)
AGRANA Zucker GmbH, Vienna/Austria (Member of the Supervisory Board)
ED&F MAN Holdings Limited, London/Great Britain (Member of the Board of Directors (non-executive))
Freiberger Holding GmbH, Berlin/Germany (Member of the Supervisory Board)
PortionPack Europe Holding B. V., Oud-Beijerland/Netherlands (Chairman of the Supervisory Board)
Raffinerie Tirlemontoise S. A., Brussels/Belgium (Member of the Conseil d’Administration)
Saint Louis Sucre S. A. S., Paris/France (Member of the Comité de Supervision)
Südzucker Polska S. A., Wroclaw/Poland (Member of the Supervisory Board)
Südzucker Versicherungs-Vermittlungs-GmbH, Mannheim/Germany (Chairman of the Advisory Board)

Profile Thomas Kölbl


Gerd Kübler, engineering graduate (born in 1967)

Employee representative
Head of Mining, K+S Aktiengesellschaft, Kassel

In office until the end of the ordinary AGM 2023 
First appointed: 1 January 2016

Profile Gerd Kübler


Nevin McDougall, master of agriculture (born in 1967)

Shareholder representative 
Independent Advisor/Entrepreneur, NLM Management Inc., London, Canada

In office until the end of the ordinary AGM 2023
First appointed: 15 May 2018

Profile Nevin McDougall 


Anke Roehr, industrial clerk (born in 1964)

Employee representative
Chairman of the Works Council of the headquarters of esco - european salt company GmbH & Co. KG, Hanover
Sales assistant at esco - european salt company GmbH & Co. KG, Hanover

In office until the end of the ordinary AGM 2023
First appointed: 1 April 2016

Profile Anke Roehr

 

 

 

 

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