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Our Shareholders and Supervisory Board

Shareholder structure

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The company shareholders are the not-for-profit association Berlin Partnerhotels e.V., the Land of Berlin, Messe Berlin, the Investitionsbank Berlin, TMB (TMB Tourismus-Marketing Brandenburg GmbH) and the Berlin Brandenburg Airport.

Our Supervisory Board members

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The Berlin Tourismus & Kongress GmbH Supervisory Board comprises nine members. Each shareholder appoints one representative to the Supervisory Board. As the largest shareholder, the not-for-profit association visitBerlin Partnerhotels e.V. appoints two members to the board, as does the Land (federal state) of Berlin. Since June 2008 Michael Zehden, Chief Executive Officer of Albeck & Zehden Hotels und Gastronomie, has been the Chairman of the Supervisory Board.

Chairman of the Supervisory Board:

Oliver Schumacher

Communication and Marketing Deutsche Bahn AG

Deputy Chair of the Supervisory Board:

Christian Rickerts

Permanent Secretary
Senate Department for Economics, Energy and Public Enterprises
Representative of the Land of Berlin


Members of the Supervisory Board:

Clara Herrmann

Borough councilorfor fincance, environment, culture and further education in
Representative of the Land of Berlin

Ute Jacobs

Executive Director
Estrel Hotel & Convention Center
Representative of visitBerlin Partnerhotels e.V.

Herr Willy Weiland

Representative of visitBerlin Partnerhotels e.V.

Jens Holtkamp

Director Corporate Communications
Investitionsbank Berlin
Representative of the Investitionsbank Berlin

Dieter Hütte

Chief Executive Officer
TMB Tourismus-Marketing Brandenburg GmbH
Representative of TMB Tourismus-Marketing Brandenburg GmbH

Emanuel Höger

Press Spokesman and
Press and Public Relations Director
Messe Berlin GmbH
Representative of Messe Berlin GmbH

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Engelbert Lütke Daldrup

Chief Executive Officer
Representative of Berliner Flughäfen / Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg GmbH

Corporate Governance

We are subject to the Land of Berlin regulations in the Berlin Corporate Governance Codex available on the website.