CEO of the Year Obermatt Pin


Mid-sized Companies: Germany – 2014

Published: 2014-10-13

Below are all the winners in the competition Mid-sized Companies, Germany, 2014. Publicly-listed companies are included in this competition when they meet this criterion:

Criteria to participate: Companies with revenues between €0.4 and €2 bn.

All Winners in the Market

The gold winners are the top three on the list. These CEOs receive an Obermatt gold pin – an 18-karat gold pin that is personally presented to the winners in recognition of their outstanding performance. The next best CEOs up to 10th place are the silver winners. The bronze winners are all those CEOs that outperformed the market with a ranking over 50.


Combined Performance

These CEOs showed the best overall performance in growth, operating efficiency and investment performance.

In the Multi-year rankings, you can see cumulative performance for each CEO over the years.

Growth Performance

These CEOs drove the highest growth among their peers.

Pin CEO Rank
Gold
Podium
Brian Sullivan (Sky Deutschland)
93
Dieter Holzer (Tom Tailor)
93
Dr. Jürgen Zeschky (Nordex)
91
Silver
Top 10
Klaus Weinmann (Cancom)
86
Klaus-Peter Schulenberg (CTS Eventim)
84
Dr. Helmut Leube (Deutz)
82
Dr. Wolf Schumacher (Aareal Bank)
81
Wolfgang F. Driese (DVB Bank)
81
Henning R. Deters (Gelsenwasser)
80
Dr. Constantin H. Alsheimer (Mainova)
80
Dr. Heinz-Jürgen Bertram (Symrise)
80
Dr. Marten Keil (CropEnergies)
80
Bronze
Outperformer
Rainer Binder (Delticom)
79
Philip von dem Bussche (KWS Saat)
79
Werner Andree (Vossloh)
79
Andreas Prüfer (Delticom)
79
Hartmut Müller (Grammer)
78
Prof. Gregor Schulz (Biotest)
77
Dr. Adrian von Hammerstein (Kabel Deutschland)
75
Gerd Brachmann (Medion)
75
Marco R. Fuchs (OHB)
72
Dr. Markus Flik (Homag)
71
Dietmar Bichler (Bertrandt)
67
Dr. Thorsten Reitmeyer (Comdirect Bank)
66
Dr. Rolf Hollander (CEWE)
65
Uwe Röhrhoff (Gerresheimer)
65
Udo Müller (Ströer)
65
Dr. Ludwin Monz (Carl Zeiss Meditec)
64
Joachim Kreuzburg (Sartorius)
63
Lothar Schäfer (Adler Modemärkte)
62
Alexander Margaritoff (Hawesko)
62
Prof. Thomas Bauer (Bauer)
61
Gerhard Weber (Gerry Weber)
60
Werner Deggim (Norma)
59
Cem Peksaglam (Wacker Neuson)
59
Dr. Hans-Gert Mayrose (Gesco)
58
Thomas H. Eckelmann (EUROKAI)
57
Günther Fielmann (Fielmann)
56
Jürgen Abromeit (Indus)
56
Volker Niebel (Sartorius Stedim)
56
Hartmut Retzlaff (STADA)
54
Christoph Kempkes (GoodMills)
54
Dr. Stefan Wolf (ElringKlinger)
52
Dr. Günter Blaschke (Rational)
50

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In the Multi-year rankings, you can see cumulative performance for each CEO over the years.

Operating Performance

These CEOs managed their companies most efficiently and delivered the strongest profit growth compared with their peers.

In the Multi-year rankings, you can see cumulative performance for each CEO over the years.

Investment Performance

These CEOs pursued strategies and made investments which attracted investors the most. As such, they achieved the highest Total Shareholder Returns (TSR) amongst their peers.

In the Multi-year rankings, you can see cumulative performance for each CEO over the years.


Multi-Year Winners in Germany:

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Mid-sized Companies