Ulrich Grillo

Ulrich Grillo

Chairman of the Board of Management of Grillo-Werke AG

Ulrich Grillo was born in Cologne, Germany, on September 2, 1959. He studied business administration at Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster and completed his studies with a diploma in business administration.

Subsequently, Mr. Grillo worked for Arthur Andersen & Co. GmbH. In 1989 he joined A. T. Kearney GmbH and from 1993 to 2001 he worked for Rheinmetall-Group. From 2001 to 2004, Mr. Grillo was a member of the board of management of Grillo-Werke AG. In August 2004, Ulrich Grillo was appointed chairman of the board of management of Grillo-Werke AG. From 2016 to 2019 Mr. Grillo was a member of the supervisory board of innogy SE and of its nomination committee as well as its executive committee. Since 2016, he is a member of the Supervisory Board of Rheinmetall AG and its Chairman since 2017.

Member of the Supervisory Board of E.ON SE since 2019; term will end at the close of the Annual General Meeting in 2020.

Specific expertise and experience for the membership on the Supervisory Board of E.ON SE:

Mr. Grillo has extensive management and strategy experience and in-depth knowledge of financial accounting and financial auditing. Furthermore, due to his involvement in the BDI (Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie e. V.), he has an excellent network within the German industry.

Other supervisory board seats:

Rheinmetall AG

Membership in comparable domestic and foreign supervisory committees of commercial enterprises:

Grillo Zinkoxid GmbH
Zinacor S.A.

Information as of October 2019