Corporate structure

The quarter in Essen (Germany)

Organizational and management structure

Organizational and management structure

The Group is led strategically by thyssenkrupp AG. Founded in 1999 as a stock corporation under German law, the company has dual domiciles in Essen und Duisburg. Corporate headquarters is located in the thyssenkrupp quarter in Essen.

The Executive Board of thyssenkrupp AG sets the strategy for the Group's development and steers the businesses, the corporate functions, and the service units.

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Our businesses

The thyssenkrupp group

Our business operations are organized in five business areas: Automotive Technology, Elevator Technology, Plant Technology, Materials Services und Steel Europe. Additionally, the businesses Marine Systems, Bearings and Forged Technologies report directly to thyssenkrupp AG.

Our corporate structure
Automotive Technology

Automotive Technology

produces and markets high-tech components for the automotive industry worldwide. The product spectrum includes integrated camshafts and cylinder head modules with integrated camshafts. The range also incorporates manufactured steering and damper systems as well as springs and stabilizers and axis module assembly. We are also a system partner for all important components of the process chains car body and powertrain in automotive industry.

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Elevator Technology

Elevator Technology

is a leading manufacturer of passenger transportation systems. The portfolio includes passenger and freight elevators, escalators and moving walks, and passenger boarding bridges at airports, as well as stair and platform lifts. With innovative, energy-efficient technology, Elevator Technology sets standards for the entire sector – for example with revolutionary solutions such as the TWIN, MULTI, and ACCEL systems for even smarter mobility.

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Plant Technology

Plant Technology

is a leading partner for the engineering, construction and service of all industrial plants and systems. In addition to chemical, coke, cement and other industrial plants and refineries, our portfolio also includes mining, ore processing and port handling equipment along with corresponding services.

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Materials Services

Materials Services

is focused on global materials distribution, with around 480 sites in 44 countries. Last year stainless steel production was added to our already broad portfolio. We also provide a wide range of innovative services for manufacturing and processing companies. For example, we handle supply chain management for numerous major companies, making sure that every part they need is in the right place at the right time.

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Steel

Steel

is one of the world’s leading flat steel suppliers. The Steel Europe business area stands for high-quality steel products, innovative manufacturing technologies, and custom solutions for demanding applications in a wide range of industries. Our main customers include the auto, engineering, energy, packaging, and construction industries.

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