Zalando SE: Annual General Meeting 2020

  • Ms. Jennifer Hyman elected to the Supervisory Board
  • Three new employee representatives, Ms. Jade Buddenberg, Ms. Anika Mangelmann, and Mr. Matti Ahtiainen have been elected to the Supervisory Board


Berlin, June 23, 2020 // The Annual General Meeting of Zalando SE today elected Ms. Jennifer Hyman, CEO and co-founder of New York-based Rent the Runway as a new member to the Supervisory Board, thus following the recommendation of the Nomination Committee. Alexander Samwer retired from the Supervisory Board after having served as a member since 2013.


The term of the three employee representatives Mr. Konrad Schäfers, Ms. Beate Siert, and Mr. Anthony Brew had ended at this years’ annual general meeting. The International Employee Board of Zalando SE has elected Ms. Jade Buddenberg, Ms. Anika Mangelmann, and Mr. Matti Ahtiainen as employee representatives to the Supervisory Board until the end of the general meeting that resolves on the discharge for the fiscal year 2024. 


All further agenda items, including the discharge of the Management and Supervisory Board, were confirmed by the Annual General Meeting with the necessary majorities. In total, 88.19% of the share capital made use of their voting rights.

Picture of Jennifer Hyman, CEO Rent the Runway
Jennifer Hyman

The detailed voting results for the individual agenda items of the Annual General Meeting are published on

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About Zalando

Zalando is Europe’s leading online platform for fashion and lifestyle. Founded in Berlin in 2008, we bring head-to-toe fashion to around 32 million active customers in 17 markets, offering clothing, footwear, accessories and beauty. The assortment of international brands ranges from world famous names to local labels. Our platform is a one-stop fashion destination for inspiration, innovation and interaction. As Europe’s most fashionable tech company, we work hard to find digital solutions for every aspect of the fashion journey: for our customers, partners and every valuable player in the Zalando story. Our goal is to become the starting point for fashion.

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