Supervisory Board

The Supervisory Board of Voith GmbH & Co. KGaA

The Supervisory Board of Voith GmbH & Co. KGaA consists of 20 members and is the controlling authority for the Management Board. Alongside elected employees' representatives, this committee also includes experienced, high-ranking representatives from German industry.

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dr.-Ing. E.h. Hans-Peter Keitel

Chairman of the Voith GmbH & Co. KGaA supervisory board, Heidenheim
Chairman of the Voith Management GmbH shareholders committee, Heidenheim

Gerd Schaible* 

Deputy Chairman, head of secretariat of the corporate works council of Voith GmbH & Co. KGaA, Heidenheim/Germany

Uwe Badziong*

Automation Engineer,
Voith Digital Solutions,

Walter Beraus* 

Secretary of the Metalworkers’ Union, Regional Organization Baden-Württemberg, Stuttgart/Germany

Ton Büchner

Former CEO and Chairman of the Board of Management AkzoNobel NV Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Dr. Siegfried Dais

Associate of Robert Bosch Industrietreuhand KG, Stuttgart

Ulrich Eckelmann* 

Trade union secretary at executive board of Industrial Union of Metal Workers (IG Metall), Frankfurt/Germany

Ulrich Freudel

Financial auditor, tax consultant, Mannheim/Germany

Johannes Hammacher

Executive Vice President of the family-owned company J. M. Voith GbR, Mannheim

Dr. Alan Hippe 

Member of the Corporate Executive Committee F. Hoffmann-La Roche AG, Basel/Switzerland

Dr. phil. Nicola Leibinger-Kammüller 

President of the Board of Management of Trumpf GmbH + Co. KG, Ditzingen/Germany

Dr. Volker Linden*

Head of Industrial Property Rights, Voith GmbH & Co. KGaA, Heidenheim

Thomas Martin*

Innovation manager/ chairman of the overall works council Voith Paper, Heidenheim/Germany

Dr. Ophelia Nick

Veterinarian, Wuelfrath/Germany

Stephan Schaller 

President BMW Motorrad, Munich

Gerold Schaubmayr* 

Chairman of the works council of Voith Turbo GmbH & Co. KG, Crailsheim/Germany

Martin Schily

Economist, Tokio   

Detlef Schöling* 

Chairman of the works council of Voith Dienstleistungen, Heidenheim 

Ute Schurr* 

Chairwoman of the works council of the common entity of companies of Voith Turbo Heidenheim, Heidenheim/Germany

Ralf Willeck*

First Authorized Representative IG Metall (Metalworkers' Union), Heidenheim

*Elected by the employees.