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Südzucker AG (0G7B.L)

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Südzucker AG

Maximilianstrasse 10
Mannheim 68165
49 621 421 0

Full-time employees19,799

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Dr. Niels PörksenChairman of Executive Board & CEO1.5MN/A1963
Mr. Markus Muhleisen M.B.A.Member of the Executive Board718.64kN/A1966
Mr. Hans-Peter GaiCOO & Member of Management Board527.29kN/A1966
Dr. Stephan MeederMember of Executive BoardN/AN/A1970
Magistrate Stephan ButtnerMember of Executive BoardN/AN/A1973
Nikolai BaltruschatHead of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2023, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in EUR.


Südzucker AG produces and sells sugar products in Germany, rest of the European Union, the United Kingdom, the United States, and internationally. It operates through five segments: Sugar, Special Products, CropEnergies, Starch, and Fruit. The Sugar segment produces and sells sugar, sugar specialty products, glucose syrup, and animal feed to food industry, retailers, and agriculture markets, as well as offers by-products of sugar. The Special Products segment produces functional ingredients, including dietary fibers, sugar substitutes, sugar, rice starches, barley/rice flours, texturized wheat protein, and vegetable texturates for food, animal feed, non-food, and pharmaceutical industries. This segment also offers frozen and chilled pizzas, frozen pasta, snacks, dressings, sauces, baguettes, breadsnacks, portion packed articles, and non-food products to hotels, caterers, food retailers, and restaurants. The CropEnergies segment produces fuel-grade ethanol, neutral alcohol, protein-based food and animal feed, and liquid CO2 to oil companies and traders, food and animal feed producers, beverage, cosmetics, industrial and pharmaceutical companies. The Starch segment offers starches, saccharification products, ethanol, and byproducts, which includes animal feed and fertilizers to food, paper, textiles, industrial chemicals, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, petroleum, and animal feed industries. The Fruit segment produces fruit preparations for the dairy, ice cream, baked goods, and food service industries; and fruit juice concentrates, not-from- concentrate juices, fruit wines, natural aromas, and beverage bases for beverage industry. The company was founded in 1837 and is headquartered in Mannheim, Germany. Südzucker AG operates as a subsidiary of Süddeutsche Zuckerrübenverwertungs-Genossenschaft eG.

Corporate governance

Südzucker AG’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 July 2024 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 8; Shareholder rights: 6; Compensation: 10.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.