Who's who

Meet Germany's rogues and heroes in our 2018 gallery

executives on the move 2018
He'll stay here, she'll move up and he's getting the boot. Photo sources: DPA, Reuters and PR [M]

From blue-chip DAX companies to promising newcomer companies, managers and teams are changing as the year turns. That spells power struggles, proud successors, family feuds: Germany’s business world has all the drama of Shakespeare. Meet 12 executives who have left their mark on their company — for better or worse — or stand to make an impact.

Want to keep reading?

Subscribe now or log in to read our coverage of Europe’s leading economy.