Changes in the Board of Managing Directors

The previous Chairman of the Board of Managing Directors, Dr Thorsten Reitmeyer stood down from his position with effect from the end of 31 December 2014. The Supervisory Board approved his resignation on the recommendation of the Presiding Committee. The areas of responsibility overseen by Dr Reitmeyer have been divided between Mrs Palte and Mr Hohrein. The current responsibilities are detailed in the “Management and control” section of this financial report.