Supervisory Board

Talanx AG’s Supervisory Board has been chaired by Herbert K. Haas since 2018. It has a total of 16 members. Detailed information on its Committees, its Rules of Procedure, on the professional and personal suitability of the Supervisory Board members (in German only) and on their qualifications (file will be updated soon) can be found here.

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Herbert K. Haas
Chairman of the Supervisory Board
Professional career – mandates

First elected: 8 May 2018
Place of residence: Burgwedel, Germany
Year of birth: 1954
Place of birth: Bad Urach
Nationality: German

Chairman of the following Supervisory Board Committees

  • Personnel Committee
  • Standing Committee
  • Nomination Committee

Member of the following Supervisory Board Committee

  • Finance and Audit Committee

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Jutta Hammer
Deputy Chairwoman
Professional career – mandates

First appointed: 1 February 2011

Place of residence: Bergisch Gladbach, Germany
Year of birth: 1968
Place of birth: Alzey
Nationality: German

Member of the following Supervisory Board Committees

  • Finance and Audit Committee
  • Standing Committee

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Angela Titzrath
Deputy Chairwoman
Professional career – mandates

First elected: 8 May 2018
Place of residence: Hamburg, Germany
Year of birth: 1966
Place of birth: Essen
Nationality: German

Member of the following Supervisory Board Committees

  • Finance and Audit Committee
  • Personnel Committee
  • Standing Committee

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Natalie Bani Ardalan
Staff representative
Professional career – mandates

First appointed: 7 May 2024

Place of residence: Springe
Year of birth: 1972
Place of birth: Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
Nationality: German, British

Member of the following Supervisory Board Committee

  • Finance and Audit Committee

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Rainer-Karl Bock-Wehr
Staff representative
Professional career – mandates

First appointed: 9 May 2019

Place of residence: Cologne, Germany
Year of birth: 1960
Place of birth: Bad Hersfeld
Nationality: German

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Dr Joachim Brenk
Chairman of the Management Board of L. Possehl & Co. mbH
Professional career – mandates

First elected: 4 May 2023

Place of residence: Lübeck, Germany

Year of birth: 1961

Nationality: German

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Sebastian L. Gascard
Staff representative
Professional career – mandates

First appointed: 9 May 2019

Place of residence: Isernhagen, Germany
Year of birth: 1964
Place of birth: Hannover
Nationality: German

Member of the following Supervisory Board Committee

  • Personnel Committee

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Dr Christof Günther
Managing Director of InfraLeuna GmbH
Professional career – mandates

First elected: 4 May 2023

Place of residence: Merseburg, Germany

Year of birth: 1969

Nationality: German

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Dr Hermann Jung
former member of the Board of Directors of Voith GmbH
Professional career – mandates

First elected: 6 May 2013

Place of residence: Heidenheim, Germany
Year of birth: 1955
Place of birth: Bad Kreuznach
Nationality: German

Chairman of the following Supervisory Board Committee

  • Finance and Audit Committee

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Dirk Lohmann
Vice Chairman of the ILS Business Unit of Schroders Capital, Schroder Investment Management (Switzerland) AG
Professional career – mandates

First elected: 6 May 2013
Place of residence: Forch, Switzerland
Year of birth: 1958
Place of birth: Kippenheim
Nationality: German

Member of the following Supervisory Board Committee

  • Nomination Committee

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Christoph Meister
Staff representative
Professional career – mandates

First appointed: 8 May 2014

Places of residence: Hannover and Berlin, Germany
Year of birth: 1965
Place of birth: Hannover
Nationality: German

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Dr Sandra Reich
Independent Business Consultant for Sustainable Finance
Professional career – mandates

First elected: 4 May 2023

Place of residence: Gräfelfing, Germany

Year of birth: 1977

Nationality: German

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Matthias Rickel
Staff representative
Professional career – mandates

First appointed: 7 May 2024

Place of residence: Hannover
Year of birth: 1966
Place of birth: Hannover
Nationality: German

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Prof. Dr Jens Schubert
Staff representative
Professional career – mandates

First appointed: 8 May 2014

Place of residence: Potsdam
Year of birth: 1969
Place of birth: Bad Homburg v.d. Höhe
Nationality: German

Member of the following Supervisory Board Committee

  • Standing Committee

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Patrick Seidel
Staff representative
Professional career – mandates

First appointed: 7 May 2024

Place of residence: Hannover
Year of birth: 1984
Place of birth: Hildesheim
Nationality: German, British

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Norbert Steiner
former Chairman of the Board of Management of K+S AG
Professional career – mandates

First elected: 6 May 2013
Place of residence: Baunatal, Germany
Year of birth: 1954
Place of birth: Siegen
Nationality: German

Member of the following Supervisory Board Committee

  • Personnel Committee