The new members replace Antonia Aschendorf, Thomas Lindner and Erhard Schipporeit. These departing members no longer stood for re-election after long and highly successful terms on the Supervisory Board due to their length of service or because they had reached the age limit specified in the Rules of Procedure.
Joachim Brenk has been a member of the Executive Board of L. Possehl & Co. mbH in Lubeck since 2009, and its Chairman since 2017. Prior to that, from 2004-2009, he was a member and then Chairman of the Executive Board of Homag AG.
Christof Gunther has been managing director of infraLeuna GmbH since 2012, which he joined in 2004. Before that he held a number of management positions at energy group E.ON from 2000 to 2004.
Sandra Reich is an independent business consultant who was a member of the Board of Management of B?AG B?rsen AG from 2009-2016, Head of Norddeutsche Landesbank's German Desk in Singapore between 2016 and 2017, and then Director of the Institut fur nachhaltige Kapitalanlagen until 2019.