The Supervisory Board of METRO AG

Pursuant to the provisions of the German Stock Corporation Act and the German Co-Determination Act, the Supervisory Board of METRO AG is composed of ten shareholder representatives and ten employee representative as well as of at least 30 percent women and at least 30 percent men.

Jürgen Steinemann,
Chairman of the Supervisory Board

*1958 | Nationality: German

Chairman of the Supervisory Board of METRO AG
Chief Executive Officer of JBS Holding GmbH

Shareholder representative
Member since: 21 February 2017
End of current term of office: Annual General Meeting 2021

Jürgen B. Steinemann, Chairman of the Supervisory Board

Jürgen Steinemann

Xaver Schiller,
Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Board

*1961 | Nationality: German

Chairman of the General Works Council of METRO Deutschland GmbH
Chairman of the Works Council of the METRO store Munich-Brunnthal

Employee representative
Member since: 21 February 2017
End of current term of office: Annual General Meeting 2023

Xaver Schiller

Xaver Schiller

Marco Arcelli

*1971 | Nationality: Italian, Swiss

CEO EP Global Commerce a.s., Prague, Czech Republic

Shareholder representative
Member since: 22 January 2020
End of current term of office: Annual General Meeting 2023

Marco Arcelli

Marco Arcelli

Stefanie Blaser

*1966 | Nationality: German

Chairwomen of the general works council of METRO PROPERTIES GmbH & Co. KG Saarbrucken

Employee representative
Member since: 16 February 2018
End of current term of office: Annual General Meeting 2023

Stefanie Blaser

Stefanie Blaser

Herbert Bolliger

*1953 | Nationality: Swiss

Independent Business Consultant

Shareholder representative
Member since: 16 February 2018
End of current term of office: Annual General Meeting 2021

Herbert Bolliger, Member of the Supervisory Board

Herbert Bolliger

Gwyn Burr

*1963 | Nationality: British

Member of Board of Directors of Hammerson plc, London, United Kingdom

Shareholder representative
Member since: 21 February 2017
End of current term of office: Annual General Meeting 2023

Gwyn Burr

Gwyn Burr

Thomas Dommel

*1963 | Nationality: German

Chairman of the General Works Council METRO LOGISTICS Germany GmbH

Employee representative
Member since: 21 February 2017
End of current term of office: Annual General Meeting 2023

Thomas Dommel

Thomas Dommel

Prof. Dr Edgar Ernst

*1952 | Nationality: German

President of Deutsche Prüfstelle für Rechnungslegung (German Financial Reporting Enforcement Panel)

Shareholder representative
Member since: 21 February 2017
End of current term of office: Annual General Meeting 2023

Prof. Dr Edgar Ernst

Prof Dr Edgar Ernst

Michael Heider

*1963 | Nationality: German

Vice Chairman of the General Works Council of METRO Deutschland GmbH
Chairman of the Works Council of the METRO store Schwelm

Employee representative
Member since: 21 February 2017
End of current term of office: Annual General Meeting 2023

Michael Heider

Michael Heider

Udo Höfer

*1965 | Nationality: German

Store Manager METRO Deutschland GmbH Store Krefeld

Employee representative
Member since: 17 July 2020
End of current term of office: Annual General Meeting 2023

Udo Höfer

Udo Höfer

Peter Küpfer

*1944 | Nationality: Swiss

Independent Business Consultant

Shareholder representative
Member since: 21 February 2017
End of current term of office: Annual General Meeting 2021


Peter Küpfer

Peter Küpfer

Rosalinde Lax

*1956 | Nationality: German

Chairwoman of the Works Council of METRO Deutschland GmbH

Employee representative
Member since: 17 July 2020
End of current term of office: Annual General Meeting 2023

Rosalinde Lax

Rosalinde Lax

Dr Fredy Raas

*1959 | Nationality: Swiss

Managing Director of Beisheim Holding GmbH, Baar, Switzerland

Shareholder representative
Member since: 21 February 2017
End of current term of office: Annual General Meeting 2022

Dr Fredy Raas

Dr Fredy Raas

Eva-Lotta Sjöstedt

*1966 | Nationality: Swedish

Independent Business Consultant

Shareholder representative
Member since: 21 February 2017
End of current term of office: Annual General Meeting 2022

Eva-Lotta Sjöstedt

Eva-Lotta Sjöstedt

Dr Liliana Solomon

*1964 | Nationality: German

Chief Financial Officer of Awaze Group Limited, London, United Kingdom

Shareholder representative
Member since: 21 February 2017
End of current term of office: Annual General Meeting 2023

Dr Liliana Solomon

Dr Liliana Solomon

Alexandra Soto

*1968 | Nationality: French

Group Executive Director, Managing Director and Global Chief Operating Officer Lazard Financial Advisory, Lazard & Co., Limited, London, United Kingdom

Shareholder representative
Member since: 21 February 2017
End of current term of office: Annual General Meeting 2022

Alexandra Soto

Alexandra Soto

Manuela Wetzko

*1970 | Nationality: German

IT-Coordinator support area 5 METRO Deutschland GmbH

Employee representative
Member since: 17 July 2020
End of current term of office: Annual General Meeting 2023

Manuela Wetzko

Manuela Wetzko

Angelika Will

*1952 | Nationality: German

Honorary judge for the Federal Labor Court Erfurt
Secretary of the Regional Association Board North Rhine-Westphalia of DHV - Die Berufsgewerkschaft e.V. (Federal Specialist Group Trade and Goods Logistics)

Employee representative
Member since: 21 February 2017
End of current term of office: Annual General Meeting 2023

Angelika Will

Angelika Will

Manfred Wirsch

*1959 | Nationality: German

Secretary of ver.di Vereinte Dienstleistungsgewerkschaft e.V.

Employee representative
Member since: 21 February 2017
End of current term of office: Annual General Meeting 2023

Manfred Wirsch

Manfred Wirsch

Silke Zimmer

*1971 | Nationality: German

Secretary of ver.di Vereinte Dienstleistungsgewerkschaft e.V.

Employee representative
Member since: 21 February 2017
End of current term of office: Annual General Meeting 2023

Silke Zimmer

Silke Zimmer

Presidential Committee

  • Jürgen Steinemann (Chairman)
  • Xaver Schiller (Vice Chairman)
  • Thomas Dommel
  • Prof. Dr Edgar Ernst

Audit Committee

  • Prof. Dr Edgar Ernst (Chairman)
  • Marco Arcelli
  • Stefanie Blaser
  • Michael Heider
  • Dr Fredy Raas
  • Xaver Schiller

Nomination Committee

  • Jürgen Steinemann (Chairman)
  • Gwyn Burr
  • Prof. Dr Edgar Ernst

Mediation Committee pursuant to § 27 (3) of the German Co-Determination Act

  • Jürgen Steinemann (Chairman)
  • Xaver Schiller (Vice Chairman)
  • Thomas Dommel
  • Prof. Dr Edgar Ernst