The Supervisory Board

  • Dr. Manfred Bischoff

    Munich
    Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Daimler AG
    Other supervisory board memberships/directorships:
    Royal KPN N.V.
    SMS GmbH – Chairman
    UniCredit S.p.A.
    Voith GmbH – Chairman

  • Erich Klemm*

    Sindelfingen
    Chairman of the General Works Council, Daimler Group and Daimler AG;
    Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Daimler AG

  • Dr. Paul Achleitner

    Frankfurt am Main
    Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Bank AG
    Other supervisory board memberships/directorships:
    Deutsche Bank AG - Chairman
    Bayer AG
    RWE AG

  • Sari Baldauf

    Helsinki
    Former Executive Vice President and General Manager of the Networks Business Group of Nokia Corporation
    Other supervisory board memberships/directorships:
    F-Secure Corporation
    Fortum OYj - Chairwoman
    Deutsche Telekom AG
    AkzoNobel N.V.

  • Dr. Clemens Börsig

    Frankfurt am Main
    Former Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Bank AG
    Other supervisory board memberships/directorships:
    Linde AG
    Bayer AG
    Emerson Electric Co.

  • Michael Brecht*

    Gaggenau
    Deputy Chairman of the General Works Council, Daimler Group and Daimler AG;
    Chairman of the Works Council, Gaggenau Plant, Daimler AG (since July 1, 2012)

  • Prof. Dr. Heinrich Flegel*

    Stuttgart
    Director Research Materials, Lightweight Design and Manufacturing, Daimler AG;
    Chairman of the Management Representative Committee, Daimler Group

  • Dr. Jürgen Hambrecht

    Ludwigshafen
    Former Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of BASF SE
    Other supervisory board memberships/directorships:
    Deutsche Lufthansa AG
    Fuchs Petrolub AG - Chairman
    Trumpf GmbH + Co. KG - Chairman from January 1, 2013

  • Petraea Heynike

    Vevey
    Former Executive Vice President of the Executive Board of Nestlé S.A.
    Other supervisory board memberships/directorships:
    Schulich School of Business

  • Jörg Hofmann*

    Stuttgart
    German Metalworkers’ Union (IG Metall), District Manager, Baden-Württemberg
    Other supervisory board memberships/directorships:
    Robert Bosch GmbH
    Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG

  • Dr. Thomas Klebe*

    Frankfurt am Main
    General Counsel of the German Metalworkers’ Union (IG Metall)
    Other supervisory board memberships/directorships:
    Daimler Luft- und Raumfahrt Holding AG
    ThyssenKrupp Materials International GmbH

  • Gerard Kleisterlee

    Amsterdam
    Former President and CEO of Royal Philips Electronics N.V.
    Other supervisory board memberships/directorships:
    Vodafone Group Plc. - Chairman
    Royal Dutch Shell Plc.
    Dell Inc.

  • Jürgen Langer*

    Frankfurt am Main
    Chairman of the Works Council of the Frankfurt/Offenbach Dealership, Daimler AG

  • Ansgar Osseforth*

    Sindelfingen
    Manager Mercedes-Benz Research and Development, Daimler AG

  • Valter Sanches*

    São Paulo
    Director of Communications of the Metalworkers’ Union ABC;
    President of the Fundação Sociedade Comunicação, Cultura e Trabalho (Foundation Society of Communications, Culture and Work)

  • Jörg Spies*

    Stuttgart
    Chairman of the Works Council, Headquarters, Daimler AG

  • Lloyd G. Trotter

    Plainville
    Former Vice Chairman General Electric;
    President & CEO of the General Electric Group’s Industrial Division;
    Managing Partner, Founder, GenNx360 Capital Partners
    Other supervisory board memberships/directorships:
    PepsiCo Inc.
    Textron Inc.
    syncreon Holdings Ltd.
    syncreon.US Holdings Inc.
    syncreon.US Inc.

  • Dr. h.c. Bernhard Walter

    Frankfurt am Main
    Former Spokesman of the Board of Management of Dresdner Bank AG
    Other supervisory board memberships/directorships:
    Bilfinger Berger SE – Chairman
    Deutsche Telekom AG

  • Uwe Werner*

    Bremen
    Chairman of the Works Council, Bremen Plant, Daimler AG

  • Lynton R. Wilson

    Toronto
    Chairman of the Board of CAE Inc.;
    Chancellor, McMaster University

  • Retired from the Supervisory Board:
    Stefan Schwaab*

    Gaggenau
    Vice Chairman of the General Works Council, Daimler Group and Daimler AG;
    Vice Chairman of the Works Council, Gaggenau Plant, Daimler AG
    (retired on June 30, 2012)

  • Committees of the Supervisory Board:

  • Committee pursuant to Section 27 Subsection 3 of the German Codetermination Act (MitbestG)

    Dr. Manfred Bischoff – Chairman
    Erich Klemm*
    Dr. Jürgen Hambrecht
    Dr. Thomas Klebe*

  • Presidential Committee

    Dr. Manfred Bischoff – Chairman
    Erich Klemm*
    Dr. Jürgen Hambrecht
    Dr. Thomas Klebe*

  • Audit Committee

    Dr. h.c. Bernhard Walter – Chairman
    Erich Klemm*
    Dr. Clemens Börsig
    Michael Brecht*

  • Nomination Committee

    Dr. Manfred Bischoff – Chairman
    Dr. Paul Achleitner
    Sari Baldauf

* Representative of the employees