Supervisory Board of the Zumtobel Group

Committees of the Supervisory Board
The Supervisory Board of Zumtobel Group AG has established the following committees:

Audit Committee

Members: Johannes Burtscher (Chairman and Finance Expert), Fritz Zumtobel (Vice-Chairman), Jürg Zumtobel, Eva Kienle, Dietmar Dünser and Kai Arbinger

Duties: The Audit Committee is responsible for the audit of and preparations for the approval of the separate financial statements and consolidated financial statements, the management report and the recommendation for the distribution of profit. This committee also nominates the auditor for approval by the annual general meeting; the auditor is then commissioned by the chairman of the Supervisory Board. The Audit Committee is responsible for the monitoring of accounting processes and the work of the auditor as well as the internal control system, the risk management system and internal audit. These responsibilities were met in full during the 2018/19 financial year. Among others, the responsible managers report to the committee at each meeting on the current status of these systems and processes. The chairman of the Audit Committee also meets twice each year with the director of corporate audit & compliance.

Committee for Management Board Matters

Members: Jürg Zumtobel (Chairman), Volkhard Hofmann (Vice-Chairman), Fritz Zumtobel,  Johannes Burtscher

Duties: The Committee for Management Board Matters is responsible for relations between the company and the members of the Management Board. It corresponds to the remuneration committee required by Rule 43 of the Corporate Governance Code and also fulfils the duties required of a nominating committee under Rule 41. As one of the related duties, the committee developed and approved a job profile and nomination process for the Management Board in accordance with Rule 38.       

Strategy Committee

Members: Volkhard Hofmann (Chairman), Jürg Zumtobel (Vice-Chairman), Fritz Zumtobel, Karin Zumtobel, Dietmar Dünser, Kai Arbinger

Duties: The Strategy Committee serves as a permanent sounding board for the Management Board on strategic and cultural issues related to Zumtobel Group AG. 



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