The Management Board is responsible for managing the company and its operations. In doing so, it is bound to the company interest with the aim of sustainable value creation. The Management Board develops the company’s strategic direction, coordinates this with the Supervisory Board and ensures its implementation. It is also responsible for appropriate risk management and controlling in the company and regular, timely and comprehensive reporting to the Supervisory Board.
Management Board members
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Chief Executive Officer Michael Zahn is responsible for the strategic direction of the Deutsche Wohnen group. He manages the Strategy, Asset Management, M&A/Disposals, Corporate Communication, Human Resources, Marketing, IT, Procurement and Nursing & Assisted Living.
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
As Chief Financial Officer, Philip Grosse manages Corporate Finance & Treasury, Accounting, Tax, Risk Management, Investor Relations, Legal/Compliance, Controlling and Sustainability Management/CSR Reporting.
Chief Development Officer (CDO)
As Chief Development Officer, Henrik Thomsen has responsibility for the areas of Property Development & Technical Maintenance, Technology Investments and Neighborhood Development.
Chief Operating Officer (COO)
As Chief Operating Officer, Lars Urbansky has responsibility for the areas of property management, rent development and customer service.
The Supervisory Board advises and monitors the Management Board in the management of the company. Its work is done both in plenary sessions and committee meetings. For more information, please see the corporate governance report . The Supervisory Board has six members.
Supervisory Board members
|Name, Residence |
Membership of Supervisory Board committees
|Managing Director of Tishman Speyer Properties Deutschland GmbH, Frankfurt/Main|| |
Executive and Nomination C. (chairman)
Managing Director and Group Executive Board member of SIGNA Holding GmbH, Vienna
Executive and Nomination C.
|Member of various supervisory boards||Executive and Nomination C. |
Capital Market and Acquisition C.
Managing Director of the Helmholtz Zentrum München Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Gesundheit und Umwelt (GmbH), Munich
Partner in Westend Corporate Finance, Frankfurt/Main
Capital Market and Acquisition C. (chairman)
Dr. Florian Stetter
CEO of RockHedge Asset Management AG, Krefeld
Audit C. (chairman)