iwis has a worldwide reputation as a supplier of high-end technical products and services. The group’s corporate culture is based on the sound values and traditions of a family company.
iwis has a decentralised organisational structure and is divided into four autonomous operational divisions.
The holding company iwis SE & Co. KG manages, coordinates and monitors iwis. This structure ensures unity in central corporate issues and allows the company to respond quickly to market demands.
iwis SE & Co. KG, based in Munich (Germany), is the strategic corporate group of the autonomous business division. The holding is supported by a Supervisory Board consisting of members of the shareholders’ families and various experts. The Supervisory Board is responsible for making key decisions on corporate, development and product policy, as well as determining finance and investment policy.
The holding’s central departments include controlling, finance and accounting, HR, organisation and IT. The departments are grouped in central units managed by the directors of the holding company.
Our business divisions
The group’s product lines are concentrated in three operational divisions with their respective subsidiaries. These divisions are managed by the holding company.
The divisions are as follows:
- Automotive: iwis motorsysteme GmbH & Co. KG
- Industry: iwis antriebssysteme GmbH & Co. KG, iwis antriebssysteme GmbH
- Mechatronics: Söhnergroup, iwis smart connect GmbH, iwis e-tec GmbH
This decentralised structure encourages and facilitates target-oriented, coordinated activities within the respective product fields, regardless of whether it is a question of research and development, production, marketing or sales.
Our Board of Directors and
Our Supervisory Board
meets several times a year and decides on key topics regarding the company's development.
Members of the Supervisory Board are
- Dr. Gerd Sachs (Chairman of the Supervisory Board)
- Susanne Bielenberg, M.A.
- Ursula Hülshoff, M.A. M. Phil.
Our Advisory Board
Members of the Advisory Board are
- Dipl.-Ing. Gerhard Winklhofer (Honorary Chairman of the Advisory Board)
- Dr. Gerd Sachs (Chairman of the Advisory Board)
- Dipl.-Ing. Rita Forst
- Prof. Dr. Thomas Meuche
- Horst Stumpe
- Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Ziebart
- Dr. Peter Kreisfeld