Curriculum vitae

Gabriele Sommer, Dipl.-Geologin, Wörthsee

Member of the KSB Supervisory Board since 1 January 2016

Personal data:
Date of birth: 18 March 1964
Place of birth: Heidenheim
Nationality: German

Current professional activity:
Head of Human Resources of TÜV SÜD

Career history:

  • Since 2011 Head of Human Resources of TÜV SÜD
  • 1997 – 2011 Various positions at subsidiaries of TÜV SÜD, inter alia as Managing Director
  • 1995 – 1997 Managing Director of TÜV Bayern Brasil Ltda.
  • 1990 – 1995 Various positions at TÜV Bayern Hessen Sachsen e.V. and TÜV Umwelttechnik
  • 1986 – 1990 Employment, inter alia, in laboratory and geotechnical companies

Education / Training:

  • 1984 – 1990 Degree in geology (Diplomgeologin), Munich Technical University
  • 1976 – 1983 Polytechnical University of São Paulo, Brazil

Relevant knowledge, skills and professional experience:
Strategy development, expertise in human resources, management

Other positions on statutory supervisory boards and comparable supervisory bodies:

  • 2013 – present Member of the Supervisory Board of TÜV SÜD Industrie Service GmbH
  • 2015 – present Member of the Advisory Board
  • 2016 – present Member of the Accreditation Advisory Board, conformity assessment bodies Member of the Supervisory Board of TÜV SÜD Auto Service GmbH