Manfred Bischoff
Manfred Bischoff

Manfred Bischoff was born on 22 April 1942. He holds a diploma and PhD in Economics from the University of Heidelberg. Having joined Daimler-Benz AG in 1976, Mr Bischoff became Chief Financial Officer of Mercedes-Benz do Brasil in 1988. In 1989, he was appointed to the Board of Management of Deutsche Aerospace (later DaimlerChrysler Aerospace AG) as CFO and in 1995 became Chairman of the Board of Management of Daimler-Benz Aerospace (later Daimler Chrysler Aerospace AG) and a Member of the Board of Management of Daimler-Benz AG. At the foundation of EADS in 2000, Mr Bischoff became its Chairman, a position he held until April 2007, when he was elected Chairman of the Supervisory Board of DaimlerChrysler AG. Currently, Manfred Bischoff is also a member of the Board of UniCredit S.p.A., Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Voith GmbH and Member of the Supervisory Board of SMS GmbH.

Current mandates in addition to the one listed in the chart above are set forth below:

– Chairman of the Supervisory Board Daimler AG
– Member of the Supervisory Board SMS GmbH
– Member of the Board of Directors UniCredit S.p.A.
– Chairman of the Supervisory Board and Chairman of the Shareholder Committee Voith GmbH

Former mandates for the last five years:
– Member of the Supervisory Board Fraport AG (until May 2012)
– Member of the Supervisory Board KPN N.V. (until April 2013)