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Rheinmetall AG (RHM.DE)

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Rheinmetall AG

Rheinmetall Platz 1
Düsseldorf 40476
49 211 473 01

IndustryIndustrial Distribution
Full Time Employees23,251

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Armin PappergerChairman of the Exec. Board, CEO & Chairman of Management Board Defense3.85MN/A1963
Mr. Helmut P. MerchCFO and Member of Exec. Board & Member of the Management Board Defense2.26MN/A1956
Mr. Peter Sebastian KrauseLabor Director of HR & Member of Exec. Board1.39MN/A1960
Mr. Jörg GrotendorstMember of Exec. BoardN/AN/A1969
Mr. Franz-Bernd ReichHead of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2019 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in EUR.


Rheinmetall AG manufactures and supplies automotive components and defense equipment in Germany and internationally. The company's automotive products include mechatronics, such as cutting emissions, actuators, and solenoid valves, as well as water, oil, and vacuum pumps; hardparts, including pistons, engine blocks, structural components and cylinder heads, plain bearings, and bushes; and replacement parts. Its defense equipment comprise armored tracked vehicles, CBRN protection systems, turret systems, and wheeled logistics and tactical vehicles; weapons and ammunitions, such as weapon stations, large and medium-caliber weapons and ammunition, protection systems, and propellants and powders; and electronic solutions, including air defense systems, soldier systems, command systems, control and reconnaissance systems, fire control systems, and sensors, as well as simulations for the army, air force, navy, and civil applications. The company was formerly known as Rheinmetall Berlin AG and changed its name to Rheinmetall AG in 1996. Rheinmetall AG was founded in 1889 and is headquartered in Düsseldorf, Germany.

Corporate Governance

Rheinmetall AG’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 9, 2019 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 7; Compensation: 6.

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 a 10 indicates higher governance risk.