group structure

SKW – group structure

The SKW Metallurgie Group is headed by SKW Stahl-Metallurgie Holding AG, with legal headquarters in München (Germany). It is a joint-stock corporation, whose shareholder structure is shown here.

As is the law for German “Aktiengesellschaften” (joint-stock corporations) its leadership is dualistic:

The Supervisory Board is elected by the shareholders (in extraordinary circumstances, members can be appointed by the competent judge). In the case of SKW Stahl-Metallurgie Holding AG, there are no employee representatives in the Supervisory Board. The Supervisory Board appoints the Executive Board currently consisting of one person (Sole Member of the Executive Board).

The Group is structured into four segments according to IFRS:

  • SKW North America
  • SKW Europe and Asia
  • SKW South America
  • SKW Other and Holding Company

The brands cover cored wire for secondary metallurgy as well as powder and granules for primary and secondary metallurgy:

  • Cored Wire – main brand Affival
  • Powder and Granules – brands ESM and Tecnosulfur
  • The SKW Group is a partner in the Joint Venture Jamipol

The SKW Group sales and brand representation structure (in implementation):