Mr. Klinz has been a member of the Zumtobel AG Supervisory Board since 2002. His term of office extends until the Annual General Meeting for the 2009/10 financial year.
Born in 1941 in Vienna, Mr. Klinz‘s career includes positions as a Managing Partner of McKinsey & Company and as a member of the management board of several European technology enterprises, such as Landis & Gyr, Lurgi and Hartmann & Braun. From 1990 to 1994 he was a member of the Management Board of Treuhandanstalt, Berlin. He also served as President of the Frankfurt Chamber of Industry and Commerce. He has been a member of the European Parliament since 2004.
Additional functions or inter-company relations outside the Zumtobel Group:
AVECO AG, Frankfurt am Main/Germany (member of the supervisory board), IVG Immobilien AG, Bonn (member of the advisory board).