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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Christian Dreyer

56 Chairman of the Supervisory Board

Dirk Markus

48 2013 Chairman of the Management Board, Chief Executive Officer

Bernd Muehlfriedel

48 2013 Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board

Steffen Schiefer

2017 Chief Financial Officer, Member of the Management Board

Gert Purkert

49 2006 Member of the Management Board, Chief Operating Officer

Fritz Seemann

2017 Chief Development Officer, Member of the Management Board

Matthias Taeubl

2018 Member of the Management Board

Frank Huebner-von Wittich

2016 Member of the Supervisory Board

Holger Schulze

45 2010 Member of the Supervisory Board

Maren Schulze

2016 Member of the Supervisory Board

Ulrich Wolters

2016 Member of the Supervisory Board

Anke Banaschewski

Investor Relations Contact Officer

Biographies

Name Description

Christian Dreyer

Mr. Christian Dreyer is Chairman of the Supervisory Board of AURELIUS Equity Opportunities SE & Co. KGaA. After studying engineering at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich, he earned an MBA from the INSEAD business school in the French city of Fontainebleau in 1988. He worked as a management consultant for McKinsey & Company in Munich from 1989 to 1991. In 1991, he became Managing Partner of Hansen & Reinders GmbH & Go. Bergbauelektrik KG in Gelsenkirchen, which he internationalized and converted to Hansen Sicherheitstechnik AG with its registered head office in Munich in 2005. Under his leadership as Chairman of the Management Board, the company successfully floated shares on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange in 2006. From 2003 to 2004, he served as Management Board Chairman of Skidata AG and since 2005 he has been the Managing Partner of the private equity and management firm Dreyer Ventures & Management GmbH, Salzburg, whose portfolio today comprises investments in established mechanical engineering firms and innovative technology companies. He also served as Supervisory Board Chairman of MS Industrie AG from 2010 to 2015 and as a Supervisory Board member from 2010 to 2012, and then as Management Board Chairman of SMT Scharf AG from 2012 to 2015. Currently, he is a Supervisory Board member of Beno Holding AG, Starnberg.

Dirk Markus

Dr. Dirk Markus has served as Chairman of the Management Board and Chief Executive Officer of AURELIUS Equity Opportunities SE & Co. KGaA since 2013. He has been Chairman of the Management Board of Aurelius AG since March 20, 2006. He started his professional career with McKinsey and Company, where he spent more than five years focusing on cost reduction and recapitalization programs and the implementation of new technologies. Then he founded Mercateo AG, taking responsibility for finances and enterprise development. After the sale of the Company, he set up Arques in Starnberg, where he served in charge of finance and strategy. He has served as Chairman of the Supervisory Board of AURELIUS Beteiligungsberatungs AG, Lotus AG and SMT Scharf AG. Furthermore, Dr. Markus has been on the Supervisory Board of Berenzten Group AG, among others. Dr. Dirk Markus studied business administration in St. Gallen, Switzerland, and Copenhagen, Denmark, and was awarded a Ph.D. by St. Gallen. During his Ph.D. studies, he spent a term as Visiting Research Fellow at Harvard University, Boston, United States

Bernd Muehlfriedel

Prof. Dr. Bernd Muehlfriedel has served as Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board of AURELIUS Equity Opportunities SE & Co. KGaA since May 16, 2013. He started his professional career as a consultant at McKinsey & Company in 1998. He focused on corporate finance and growth studies in the high-tech, chemical and energy branches. At the end of 1999, Prof. Dr. Muehlfriedel founded the 12snap AG, where he took the role of chief financial officer until 2008. During this period he completed the Chartered Financial Analyst Program at the American CFA Institute. He is also nationally and internationally active as a lecturer and docent in business finance, investment management and entrepreneurship topics, among others at TU Muenchen, FOM Muenchen as well as the State University of Economics and Finance in St. Petersburg since 2001. He completed his postdoctoral Dr. rer pol. at the TU Muenchen in 2012 with summa cum laude. In addition to his academic activities, Prof. Dr. Muehlfriedel is co-founder and managing partner of Augustus Consulting GmbH, an investment consultancy focusing on value investments, since 2008. He studied business economics at the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuernberg and completing his MBA at the University of Georgia,

Steffen Schiefer

Mr. Steffen Schiefer has been Chief Financial Officer, Member of the Management Board of AURELIUS Equity Opportunities SE & Co. KGaA since December 1, 2017. After studying Business Administration at Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main, he worked for DAX-listed Metallgesellschaft AG in Frankfurt am Main. In 1996, he joined ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG as part of the IPO team. As Vice President Group Accounting, he was responsible for setting up the group accounting. He also served as Chief Financial Officer of wetter.com AG, a subsidiary of the ProSiebenSat.1 Group. In mid-2008, Mr. Schiefer joined AURELIUS as Director Finance and has been CFO of AURELIUS since 2012. He is responsible for internal and external accounting as well as valuation, taxes, treasury and internal auditing.

Gert Purkert

Mr. Gert Purkert has served as Member of the Management Board and Chief Operating Officer of AURELIUS Equity Opportunities SE & Co. KGaA since March 20, 2006. Prior to joining the Company, he was an employee of Mc Kinsey and Company for three years. Then he co-founded Equinet AG, an investment bank in Frankfurt, Germany. Mr. Purkert held a chair in the Management Board of the bank's subsidiary and was responsible for conducting transactions. He has occupied the position of Chairman of the Supervisory Board of AURELIUS Portfolio Management AG, Berentzen-Gruppe Aktiengesellschaft, and HanseYachts AG. He has also been Chairman of the Supervisory Board at AURELIUS Beteiligungsberatungs AG, as well as Member of the Supervisory Board at AURELIUS Transaktionsberatungs AG, among others. Mr. Purkert studied Physics in Leipzig, Germany and Lausanne, Switzerland. He graduated from Universitaet Leipzig.

Fritz Seemann

Mr. Fritz Seemann has been Chief Development Officer, Member of the Management Board of AURELIUS Equity Opportunities SE & Co. KGaA since December 1, 2017. He studied mechanical engineering at Berlin Technical University. Since 1999 he has worked on the realignment and operative improvement of companies, first as Senior Principal at Droege & Comp. and then as consultant and Interim Manager. He has been with AURELIUS since 2009. Among other things, he was responsible for the realignment of compressor manufacturer Secop, which AURELIUS sold in the summer of 2017 in the second largest exit in its history.

Matthias Taeubl

Mr. Matthias Taeubl has been Member of the Management Board of AURELIUS Equity Opportunities SE & Co. KGaA since August 1, 2018. He studied International Business Relations at the University of Applied Sciences in Eisenstadt in Austria (Fachhochschule Burgenland) and at Helsinki Business Polytechnic in Finland. He has already held various positions on the AURELIUS Task Force since 2008, responsible among other things for the realignment of the Getronics group, which was sold in 2017 as the largest exit in the company’s history to date.

Frank Huebner-von Wittich

Dr. Frank Huebner-von Wittich has been Member of the Supervisory Board at AURELIUS Equity Opportunities SE & Co. KGaA since June 9, 2016. He studied law in Bergen (Norway) and Regensburg. After earning a Ph.D., he passed the state tax advisor examination in 2010. From 2006 to 2014, he worked for PwC in Amsterdam and Munich as a tax law expert. He has been working for Lotus AG as a lawyer and tax advisor since January 1, 2015. He is on the supervisory Board of Aurelius WK Management SE.

Holger Schulze

Mr. Holger Schulze has served as Member of the Supervisory Board of AURELIUS Equity Opportunities SE & Co. KGaA since July 27, 2010. After studying industrial engineering at the Technical University of Darmstadt, Mr. Schulze began his career as Senior Analyst Global Internal Audit at Procter & Gamble Services in Brussels, Belgium. Following several other posts within the Procter & Gamble Group – in his last position he held global financial responsibility for the distribution logistics and the customer service of the perfume business – he joined McKinsey & Company as a project manager. There, he led projects for clients in the consumer goods, pharmaceuticals and telecommunications industry in Germany, Romania, Switzerland, the UK and the United States. He is Executive Board Member of Vital AG.

Maren Schulze

Ms. Maren Schulze has served as Member of the Supervisory Board at AURELIUS Equity Opportunities SE & Co. KGaA since June 9, 2016. She studied chemistry and marketing at Reutlingen University of Applied Sciences. After earning a master’s degree, she worked for several years at Procter & Gamble in Schwalbach as Senior Researcher Babycare and in Brand Management Healthcare, several years at Dow Chemical in Schwalbach as Commercial Project Manager and Key Account Manager, and several years at Whitehall-Much / Pfizer Consumer Healthcare in Muenster as Product Manager. She switched to Heraeus Medical in Wehrheim in 2011. After holding positions there as International Product Manager and Division Manager, she has been in charge of worldwide Operational and Strategic Product Management since 2014.

Ulrich Wolters

Dr. Ulrich Wolters, Ph.D., has been Member of the Supervisory Board at AURELIUS Equity Opportunities SE & Co. KGaA since June 9, 2016. After completing his studies in economics in Cologne and gaining his doctorate at the University of World Trade, Dr. Wolters began his professional career at the Aldi-Sued Group. After starting there in 1968, he moved up the ranks through several positions, including divisional director, head of sales and managing director. He was appointed to the senior management of Aldi-Sued in 1971 (until 2001). Dr. Ulrich Wolters is Supervisory Board Chairman of Novotergum AG and Deutsche Arzt AG.

Anke Banaschewski