Krones Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average management tenure


Christoph Klenk (59 yo)





Mr. Christoph Klenk has been Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Executive Board at Krones Ag since January 1, 2016. Mr. Klenk served as an Interim Chief Financial Officer of Krones AG since July 2...

CEO Compensation Analysis

How has Christoph Klenk's remuneration changed compared to Krones's earnings?
DateTotal Comp.SalaryCompany Earnings
Sep 30 2022n/an/a


Jun 30 2022n/an/a


Mar 31 2022n/an/a


Dec 31 2021€2m€800k


Sep 30 2021n/an/a


Jun 30 2021n/an/a


Mar 31 2021n/an/a


Dec 31 2020€1m€760k


Sep 30 2020n/an/a


Jun 30 2020n/an/a


Mar 31 2020n/an/a


Dec 31 2019€829k€800k


Sep 30 2019n/an/a


Jun 30 2019n/an/a


Mar 31 2019n/an/a


Dec 31 2018€2m€800k


Sep 30 2018n/an/a


Jun 30 2018n/an/a


Mar 31 2018n/an/a


Dec 31 2017€1m€800k


Sep 30 2017n/an/a


Jun 30 2017n/an/a


Mar 31 2017n/an/a


Dec 31 2016€1m€800k


Sep 30 2016n/an/a


Jun 30 2016n/an/a


Mar 31 2016n/an/a


Dec 31 2015€1m€550k


Compensation vs Market: Christoph's total compensation ($USD1.81M) is about average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD2.24M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Christoph's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.

Leadership Team

Christoph Klenk
Chairman of Executive Board & CEO19.83yrs€1.74mno data
Norbert Broger
CFO & Member of Executive Board2.83yrs€1.27mno data
Thomas Ricker
Chief Sales Officer & Member of Executive Board10.83yrs€1.31mno data
Markus Tischer
Member of Executive Board8.83yrs€1.05mno data
Ralf Goldbrunner
Member of Executive Board8.17yrs€1.06mno data
Olaf Scholz
Head of Investor Relationsno datano datano data
Roland Pokorny
Head of Corporate Communicationsno datano datano data
Ulrich Noll
Head of Finance & Administration - Africa/Middle Eastno datano datano data
Ingrid Reuschl
Head of Public Relationsno datano datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Management: KRN's management team is seasoned and experienced (8.8 years average tenure).

Board Members

Hans-Jürgen Thaus
Independent Member of Supervisory Board8.42yrs€58.00kno data
Volker Kronseder
Chairman of Supervisory Board6.42yrs€109.50k37.03%
€ 1.2b
Robert Friedmann
Independent Member of Supervisory Board4.42yrs€41.00kno data
Petra Schadeberg-Herrmann
Independent Member of Supervisory Board11.42yrs€42.50kno data
Josef Weitzer
Employee Representative Deputy Chairman of Supervisory Board15.42yrs€74.50kno data
Jürgen Scholz
Employee Representative Member of the Supervisory Board15.42yrs€51.00kno data
Verena Di Pasquale
Employee Representative Member of Supervisory Board8.42yrs€41.00kno data
Susanne Nonnast
Independent Member of Supervisory Board6.42yrs€50.20kno data
Beate Eva Pöpperl
Employee Representative Member of Supervisory Board5.42yrs€42.50kno data
Oliver Grober
Employee Representative Member of Supervisory Board4.42yrs€42.50kno data
Thomas Hiltl
Employee Representative Member of Supervisory Board4.42yrs€42.50kno data
Norbert Samhammer
Independent Member of Supervisory Board4.42yrs€42.50kno data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Board: KRN's board of directors are considered experienced (6.4 years average tenure).