Supervisory board

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A supervisory board or supervisory committee, often called board of directors, is a group of individuals chosen by the stockholders of a company to promote their interests through the governance of the company and to hire and supervise the executive directors and CEO.wikipedia
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Board of directors

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A supervisory board or supervisory committee, often called board of directors, is a group of individuals chosen by the stockholders of a company to promote their interests through the governance of the company and to hire and supervise the executive directors and CEO.
In some European and Asian countries, there are two separate boards, an executive board for day-to-day business and a supervisory board (elected by the shareholders and employees) for supervising the executive board.

Chief executive officer

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A supervisory board or supervisory committee, often called board of directors, is a group of individuals chosen by the stockholders of a company to promote their interests through the governance of the company and to hire and supervise the executive directors and CEO.
In some countries, there is a dual board system with two separate boards, one executive board for the day-to-day business and one supervisory board for control purposes (selected by the shareholders).

Corporation

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A supervisory board or supervisory committee, often called board of directors, is a group of individuals chosen by the stockholders of a company to promote their interests through the governance of the company and to hire and supervise the executive directors and CEO.
A two-tiered committee structure with a supervisory board and a managing board is common in civil law countries.

Vorstand

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a management board called a Vorstand and a supervisory board called an Aufsichtsrat.
It is hierarchically subordinate to the supervisory board (Aufsichtsrat), as German company law imposes a two-tier board of directors.

Shareholder

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A supervisory board or supervisory committee, often called board of directors, is a group of individuals chosen by the stockholders of a company to promote their interests through the governance of the company and to hire and supervise the executive directors and CEO.

Corporate governance

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Corporate governance varies between countries, especially regarding the board system.

Executive director

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In a one-tier board, all the directors (both executive directors as well as non-executive directors) form one board, called the board of directors.

Non-executive director

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In a one-tier board, all the directors (both executive directors as well as non-executive directors) form one board, called the board of directors.

Aktiengesellschaft

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German corporation law, the Aktiengesetz, requires all public companies (Aktiengesellschaften) to have two boards:

Monitoring and evaluation

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The supervisory board, in theory, is intended to provide a monitoring role.

Mikhail Fridman

Fridman currently sits as chairman of the supervisory board of Alfa Group Consortium, and he is also on the boards of Alfa-Bank and ABH Holdings, which is the Luxembourg-based holding company of Alfa Banking Group.

Corporate title

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In many countries, particularly in Europe and Asia, there is a separate executive board for day-to-day business and supervisory board (elected by shareholders) for control purposes.

Ferdinand Piëch

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Ferdinand Karl Piëch (born 17 April 1937) is an Austrian business magnate, engineer and executive who was the chairman of the executive board (Vorstandsvorsitzender) of Volkswagen Group in 1993-2002 and the chairman of the supervisory board (Aufsichtsratsvorsitzender) of Volkswagen Group in 2002-2015.

Hans Wijers

He is the chairman of the supervisory board of Heineken N.V. since 2012 and the chairman of the supervisory board of the ING Group since 2018.

Leon Tsoukernik

Leon Tsoukernik is still the owner and a member of the supervisory board in King’s Casino.

Vladimir Aleksandrovich Antonov

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Since 2004 Vladimir Antonov has been chairman of the Supervisory Board of the International Financial Group Convers Group.

Joachim Milberg

He was Chairman of the Supervisory Board of BMW until July 2015.

Élisabeth Badinter

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Badinter is the largest shareholder of Publicis Groupe, a multinational advertising and public relations company, and the chairwoman of its supervisory board.

Wolfgang Porsche

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He is a shareholder and chairman of the Supervisory Board of Porsche Automobil Holding SE as well as of Porsche AG.

Volksbank Neckartal

Via the Representatives' Meeting and Supervisory Board these members, in accordance with the Cooperatives Act and the Articles of Association, determine the bank's business policy.

August Riedinger

In 1883 Riedinger took over the business and in 1887 when the company converted to the Joint stock company L. A. Riedinger Maschinen- und Bronzewarenfabrik AG, he became a member of its supervisory board.

Jürgen F. Strube

Dr. Jürgen F. Strube (b. 1939-08-19) is the former CEO and the current Chairman of the Supervisory Board of German chemical company BASF SE.

Frank Appel

Appel served as Chairman of the supervisory board of Deutsche Postbank AG, but effective December 31, 2010, he resigned his position on the Supervisory Board.

List of legal entity types by country

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a.s., akc. spol. (Akciová společnost): ≈ plc (UK). Minimum share capital CZK 2 000 000. Must have a supervisory board in addition to the management board.

Mitbestimmungsgesetz

Mitbestimmungsgesetz (in English, Codetermination Act) of 1976 is a German law which requires companies of over 2000 employees to have half the supervisory board of directors as representatives of workers.