”As an independent family-owned company, Giesecke & Devrient stands for the highest level of expertise worldwide in the field of security measures. With our sustainable company policy, we have lived up to the trust placed in us by governments, companies, and banks for over six generations. No other company in the global market offers such a wide range of technologies and comprehensive expertise for protecting transactions and valuables as G&D. Our recipe for success is our innovative strength. Our experience gained over the last 160 years is the cornerstone of our success.”
Dr. Walter Schlebusch has been the Chairman of the Management Board of G&D since 2013. Before, Dr. Walter Schlebusch has been a member of the Management Board since January 1, 2000. He was responsible for the Banknote business unit.
“Cash is an essential part of a functioning and stable financial system in a country's economy. Our technologies and innovations ensure a secure cash cycle and efficient cash management. Security printers, central banks, commercial banks, and security companies rely on the high quality and security of our products, services, and solutions.”
Ralf Wintergerst has been a member of the Management Board from December 1, 2013 and is responsible for the Banknote business unit. This unit covers products, solutions and services for banknotes.
“In an increasingly networked world we make sure that sensitive data are protected and that transactions are reliably secure – whether it's contactless payment by card, smartphone, or mobile access to confidential information. Our technology products, software solutions, and services for electronic payment transactions, mobile communication, and IT security are focused on our customers' needs and deliver maximum security while being easy to use.”
Stefan Auerbach has been a member of the Management Board since December 1, 2013 and is head of the Mobile Security business unit. This unit supplies innovative security solutions for digital applications to financial institutions, network operators, transport providers, and businesses in all sectors.
“Mobility achieves understanding and prosperity – across national borders and continents. Our innovative solutions for ID systems and documents identify both people and merchandise, ensuring that security and data protection do not fall by the wayside in our modern society.”
Hans Wolfgang Kunz has served on the Giesecke & Devrient Management Board since 1996. Since January 1, 2006 he has been in charge of the Government Solutions business unit, which devises security-related solutions for passport and visa systems as well as ID and healthcare cards for national governments and their agencies.
“Financial independence, prudent business decisions, and a skilled workforce are crucial foundations for our success. That is why we invest in numerous measures for staff development, international know-how transfer, and work-life balance.”
Dr. Peter Zattler has been a member of the Management Board since July 1, 2001. As Chief Financial Officer, he oversees controlling, mergers and acquisitions, treasury, accounting, and taxes. On January 1, 2006, Dr. Zattler also took charge of Human Resources as Director of Labor Relations.
Walter Bogner* (Deputy Chairman)
Prof. Klaus Josef Lutz
Verena von Mitschke-Collande
Prof. Dr. Gabi Dreo Rodosek
* Employee representatives
Verena von Mitschke-Collande (Deputy Chairwoman)
Prof. Klaus Josef Lutz'
Prof. Dr. Gabi Dreo Rodosek