|Dr. Wolfgang Heer||Chairman of Exec. Board & CEO||N/A||N/A||1956|
|Mr. Thomas Kölbl||Fin. Director & Member of Exec. Board||N/A||N/A||1962|
|Mr. Johann Marihart Dipl.-Ing.||Member of Exec. Board||N/A||N/A||1950|
|Dr. Thomas Kirchberg||Member of Exec. Board||N/A||N/A||1960|
|Nikolai Baltruschat||Head of Investor Relations||N/A||N/A||N/A|
Südzucker AG produces and sells sugar products in Europe and internationally. It operates through four segments: Sugar, Special Products, CropEnergies, and Fruit. The Sugar segment produces and sells sugar, sugary specialty products, and animal feed to food industry, retailers, and agriculture market. This segment is also involved in agricultural/beet cultivation activities; the provision of soil testing, fertilization advisory, plant nutrients comparison, virus and bacteria analysis, animal feed testing, and organic fertilizer testing services; and the marketing of by-products of sugar, as well as starch and bioethanol production. The Special Products segment produces functional food ingredients, including inulin, oligofructose, Isomalt, Palatinose, wheat gluten, and rice starches, flours, and proteins for animal feed, non-food, and pharmaceutical products. This segment also offers frozen and chilled pizzas, frozen pasta dishes and snacks, and sauces and dressings; portion packed foods and non-food products to hotels, caterers, restaurants, and canteens; and starch for food and non-food sectors. The CropEnergies segment produces bioethanol, rectified spirits, protein-based food and animal feed, and liquid CO2 to oil companies and traders, food and animal feed producers, beverage and cosmetics producers, and pharmaceutical companies. The Fruit segment produces fruit preparations for the dairy, ice cream, and baked goods industries; and fruit juice concentrates, pure juices and purees, fruit wines, natural aromas, and beverage bases for beverage industry. The company was founded in 1837 and is headquartered in Mannheim, Germany. Südzucker AG is a subsidiary of Süddeutsche Zuckerrübenverwertungs-Genossenschaft eG.
Sudzucker AG’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 8.