Stage Corporate Governance

Corporate governance

The Board of Management and the Supervisory Board of Jungheinrich AG are devoted to sound, transparent and responsible corporate management and supervision, aiming to add lasting value to the company.

Statement as of 31 December 2018

Pursuant to Section 315d of the HGB, as a listed stock corporation, Jungheinrich AG is obligated to issue a corporate governance statement for the Group in accordance with Section 289f of the HGB.

Important control mechanism

Compliance has been an issue of great importance for the Jungheinrich Group for years. For Jungheinrich, compliance means observing legal provisions and company-internal guidelines. It is the first line of defence in preventing possible hazards and risks in the company.

Corporate governance practice

Pursuant to Section 161 of the German Stock Corporation Act the Board of Management and the Supervisory Board have to put out a standard annual declaration of compliance with the recommendations and suggestions of the German Corporate Governance Code Government Commission.

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