Nomination date: 11 June 2019
Expiration term: AGM 2022
Michael Stollarz began his professional career with an apprenticeship in banking. He also holds a doctorate in law. After several internships at Westdeutscher Handwerkskammertag and Hornblower Fischer, Dr. Michael Stollarz joined the publishing house Handelsblatt as legal counsel, and was quickly promoted to Head of the Investment Department. In 2007, Dr. Stollarz was appointed to the Executive Committee, where he was the youngest serving member. In particular, he was responsible for the digitization of the Group, specialized media, and corporate publishing.
After 12 years at Handelsblatt, Dr. Michael Stollarz took over the management of Hubert Burda International GmbH, becoming its Director of Digital Strategy, where he set up the International Affairs branch. He was then appointed partner at Executive Interim Partners GmbH and manager at Flick Gocke Schaumburg shortly afterwards.
Dr. Stollarz then joined the DSV Group.
In addition to his role as Chief Executive Officer of the DSV Group, Dr. Stollarz is a member of several supervisory boards, advisory boards and committees.
He has also been manager of Otto Schmidt Beteiligungsgesellschaft since 2016