The Supervisory Board of Viscom AG currently comprises Prof. Michèle Morner (Chair of the Supervisory Board), Volker Pape and Prof. Ludger Overmeyer. Prof. Ludger Overmeyer was selected in accordance with the recommendations of the German Corporate Governance Codex in the General Shareholders’ Meeting on May 27, 2014, by individual vote. The office term of Prof. Overmeyer on the supervisory board is five years. Prof. Michèle Morner and Volker Pape were selected in the General Shareholders' Meeting on May 30, 2018. The by-election was held according to section 11.4 of the company's articles of association for the remainder of the term of office of the former members Bernd Hackmann and Klaus Friedland.
The proposals for suitable candidates not only consider the skills, expertise and experience necessary for the duties of the Supervisory Board but also aim to ensure diversity of Board members.There are a sufficient number of independent members of the Supervisory Board who maintain no business or personal relations to the Company or to its Executive Board.
The Supervisory Board monitors and advises the Executive Board on Company management. It is involved in strategy and planning as well as all matters fundamental to the Company.