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Gabriele Sons

Shareholder Representative


Member of the Supervisory Board since July 08, 2020,

Elected until Annual General Meeting 2025

Place of residence: Berlin

Profession: Lawyer

Year of birth: 1960

Nationality: German


Member of the following Supervisory Board committees:

Personnel and Mediation Committee (Chairwomen), Nominating Committee (Chairwoman)


Member of the statutory supervisory boards or comparable domestic or non-domestic governance bodies of other corporations:

  • Member of the Advisory Board of ElringKlinger AG, Dettingen/Erms

  • Member of the Board of Directors of Accelleron Industries AG, Baden, Switzerland


Professional background

  • 2012 - 2017: thyssenkrupp Elevator AG, Member of the Executive Board / CHRO

  • 2010 - 2012: Arbeitgeberverband "Gesamtmetall", General Manager

  • 2008 - 2009: thyssenkrupp Industrial Services Holding GmbH und der TK Industrieservice GmbH, Managing Director

  • 2003 - 2007: Schindler Deutschland Holding GmbH, Managing Director

  • 1999 - 2001: Compass Group Deutschland GmbH, Managing Director

  • 1996 - 1999: Wella AG, Head of Human Resources Germany

  • 1991 - 1996: Deutsche Lufthansa AG
    - Head of Human Resources and Legal (Lufthansa Cargo Airlines and Soziales Lufthansa CityLine)
    - Manager HR Collective Agreements (Labour Relations)



  • 1982 - 1990: Studies of law in Munich, Heidelberg and Mainz