Prof. Dr. Klaus Mangold
Prof. Dr. Klaus Mangold was born in 1943 in Germany. He studied law and economics at the universities of Munich, Geneva, Paris, London, Heidelberg and Mainz. After his studies, Prof. Mangold held various positions in the German industry sector. From 1983 to 1990, he was Chairman and member of the board of management of Rhodia AG, a subsidiary of the former Rhône-Poulenc-Group. From 1991 to 1994, he was Chairman of the Executive Board of Quelle AG. From 1995 to 2003, he was member of the Executive Board of DaimlerChrysler AG, and during the same period, he was also Chairman of the Executive Board of DaimlerChrysler Services AG. In that capacity he was responsible for the Business Services segment and the Central and Eastern European markets of DaimlerChrysler AG.
Klaus Mangold was member of the Supervisory Boards of Metro AG and Continental AG, Germany, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Alstom AG, Germany, member of the Supervisory Board of Alstom S.A., France, member of the Supervisory Board of Swarco AG, Austria, as well as member of the global advisory council of Ernst & Young, USA and Chubb Ltd. New York, USA. Until May 2019, he was Chairman of the Supervisory Board of TUI AG, Hannover. From 2000 to 2010, Prof. Mangold was Chairman of the German Committee on Eastern European Economic Relations. Furthermore, until 2019 Klaus Mangold was Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Rothschild GmbH, Germany as well as Chairman Rothschild Russia and CIS. From 2018 to May 2022, he was Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Knorr-Bremse AG, Munich. He still is Vice Chairman Rothschild Europe, Paris/London.
Klaus Mangold is founding member of the Executive Board of the Association of Friends of the Academy of Arts, Berlin and member of the Board of Trustees of the Jewish Museum, Berlin. Furthermore, Klaus Mangold is the Chairman of Mangold Consulting GmbH based in Stuttgart, which was founded in 2003. From 2013 to 2022 Klaus Mangold was a member of the Supervisory Board of the holding “Baiterek” in Kazakhstan, and from 2021 till the beginning of 2022 he was member of the Supervisory Board of the Analytical Credit Rating Agency (ACRA).
Klaus Mangold is Honorary Senator of the University of Freiburg. He is Commandeur de la Légion d’Honneur, France since 2004. Moreover, he is Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Europe-Uzbekistan Association for Economic Cooperation since 2019. From 2005 until 2022 he was the Honorary Consul of the Russian Federation in Baden-Wuerttemberg.
Dr. Christoph Mangold
Christoph Mangold, born on August 29, 1976, studied law at the University of Würzburg and received his doctorate in 2006 in the field of “International Criminal Law”.
From 2006 to 2012, Christoph Mangold worked as a lawyer in various international law firms with a focus on corporate law, M & A and arbitration.
In addition, Christoph Mangold joined the family business “Mangold Land & Forst” as managing director in 2007.
Since 2007 he was also legal advisor and project coordinator of the former “Prof. Dr. Mangold – Internationale Wirtschaftsberatungsgesellschaft”, which was renamed to “Mangold Consulting GmbH” in 2013. Since 2012, Christoph Mangold has been working for the company as Managing Director.