0KBI.L - Knorr-Bremse AG

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Knorr-Bremse AG

Moosacher Strasse 80
Munich 80809
49 89 3547 0

Full-time employees32,573

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Dr. Frank Markus WeberCFO & Exec. Board Member2.06MN/A1961
Dr. Jurgen WilderMember of Exec. Board & Head of Rail Vehicle Systems (RVS)1.75MN/A1971
Mr. Bernd SpiesMember of Exec. Board1.49MN/AN/A
Dr. Claudia MayfeldMember of Exec. Board1.62MN/AN/A
Mr. Marc Llistosella Y BischoffCEO & Chairman of Exec. BoardN/AN/A1968
Mr. Andreas SpitzauerHead of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Alexander Stechert-MayerhoferHead of Corp. CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2022, 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.


Knorr-Bremse AG, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the development, production, marketing, and servicing of braking and other systems for rail and commercial vehicles worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Rail Vehicle Systems and Commercial Vehicle Systems. The Rail Vehicle Systems segment offers braking, entrance, and HVAC systems; power electrics; train control and management systems and control technology; electromechanical components and electrical traction equipment for light rail vehicles; stationary systems; digital solutions for optimization of rail traffic, automatic coupling systems; signal systems; stationary and mobile testing equipment; and wiper and wash systems for mass transit and long-distance rail vehicles. The Commercial Vehicle Systems segment provides pneumatic braking systems comprising brake control systems, disk brakes, drum brakes, brake cylinders, valves, and pedal units; steering systems and vehicle dynamics solutions; driver assistance systems; automated driving and electronic leveling control; energy supply and distribution systems, including compressors and air treatment products; and engine components and transmission control systems, such as vibration dampers, engine air management, transmission control, and gear/clutch actuation products for trucks, buses, trailers, and agricultural machinery. In addition, it offers leasing, holding, logistics, and media and IT services. The company was founded in 1905 and is headquartered in Munich, Germany. Knorr-Bremse AG operates as a subsidiary of KB Holding GmbH.

Corporate governance

Knorr-Bremse AG’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 June 2023 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 6; Board: 2; Shareholder rights: 6; Compensation: 8.

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.