The Supervisory Board

Our Supervisory Board is renowned for successful and responsible corporate governance.

The Zalando Supervisory Board: Konrad Schäfers, Jørgen Madsen Lindemann, Mariella Röhm-Kottmann, Kelly Bennett, Cristina Stenbeck, Beate Siert, Anders Holch Povlsen, Alexander Samwer, Anthony Brew (f.l.t.r.)
The Zalando Supervisory Board: Konrad Schäfers, Jørgen Madsen Lindemann, Mariella Röhm-Kottmann, Kelly Bennett, Cristina Stenbeck, Beate Siert, Anders Holch Povlsen, Alexander Samwer, Anthony Brew (f.l.t.r.)

The Supervisory Board not only appoints but regularly advises and monitors the Management Board with regard to the management of the company. They work in close and trusting cooperation for the good of the company. The Supervisory Board is continuously involved in decisions that are of fundamental importance to our company. In particular, it reviews annual and management reports, informs about the audit at the annual general meeting, and regularly evaluates the efficiency of its work.

 

Members of our Supervisory Board

The members of the Supervisory Board of Zalando SE include representatives of our long-term investors, employee representatives and independent economic experts. It is important to have a well-balanced selection as this creates a diverse and competent supervisory body.

The Supervisory Board of Zalando SE comprises nine members, three of whom are employee representatives:

Cristina Stenbeck

Shareholder representative, chairperson of the Supervisory Board, chairperson of the nomination committee, member of the remuneration committee

Stockholm (Sweden)
Entrepreneur, investor and member of boards of directors

Zalando SE Supervisory Board Cristina Stenbeck

Kelly Bennett

Shareholder representative, member of the audit committee

Los Angeles (USA)
Advisor to Spotify CEO and Microsoft Xbox

Zalando SE Supervisory Board Kelly Bennett

Anders Holch Povlsen

Shareholder representative, deputy chairperson of the Supervisory Board, member of the nomination committee

Viby (Denmark)
Chief Executive Officer of Bestseller A/S

Anders Holch Povlsen Zalando SE Supervisory Board

Jørgen Madsen Lindemann

Shareholder representative, chairperson of the remuneration committee, member of the audit committee, member of the nomination committee

Klampenborg (Denmark)
Chief Executive Officer & President of Modern Times Group MTG AB (Sweden)

Jorgen Madsen Lindemann Zalando SE Supervisory Board

Mariella Röhm-Kottmann

Shareholder representative, chairperson of the audit committee

Friedrichshafen (Germany)
Senior Vice President, Head of Corporate Accounting of ZF Friedrichshafen AG

Zalando SE Supervisory Board Mariella Röhm-Kottmann

Alexander Samwer

Shareholder representative, member of the remuneration committee

Munich (Germany)
Independent internet entrepreneur

Alexander Samwer Zalando SE Supervisory Board

Anthony Brew

Employee representative

Dublin (Ireland)
Employed at Zalando Ireland Ltd.

Anthony Brew Zalando SE Supervisory Board

Konrad Schäfers

Employee representative, member of the audit committee

Berlin (Germany)
Employed at Zalando SE

Konrad Schaefers Zalando SE Supervisory Board

Beate Siert

Employee representative, member of the remuneration committee

Berlin (Germany)
Employed at Zalando SE

Zalando SE Supervisory Board Beate Siert