Ralf Bethke - KS Aktiengesellscha Insider

KPLUY -- USA Stock  

USD 12.50  0.23  1.87%

  Chairman
Dr. Ralf Bethke is Chairman of the Supervisory Board and Shareholder Representative at KS AG since May 14 2008. Additionally he acts as Chairman of the Mediation Nomination as well as Personnel Committees and Member of the Audit Committee at the Company. He was Member of the Supervisory Board at KS AG since July 1 2007. He also occupies the position of Chairman of the Supervisory Board at Dr. Jens Ehrhardt Kapital AG. Previously he was Chairman of the Executive Board of the Company. He also serves as Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Benteler International AG and Member of the Supervisory Board of Suedzucker AG and Sueddeutsche ZuckerruebenverwaltungsGenossenschaft EG. He joined BASF AG in 1972 where he held various sales and marketing positions in the fertilizer division. In 1978 he was appointed to the Board of Executive Directors of Chemag AG in Frankfurt Germany assuming responsibility for sales and marketing of chemicals finance personnel and administration. In 1984 he returned to BASF headquarters as head of the intermediate products marketing department. In May 1990 he was appointed to the Board of Executive Directors of Kali und Salz AG where his first post was that of head of the sales and marketing division. One year later on July 1 1991 Dr. Bethke became Chairman of the Executive Board of Kali und Salz AG now KS Aktiengesellschaft. In addition he was Chairman of executive management at Kali und Salz GmbH from 1993 until 2001. After studying Business Administration and Economics at the Universities of Bonn Cologne and Mannheim he subsequently obtained a Doctorate from Universitaet Mannheim in 1971.
Age: 73  Chairman Since 2008  Ph.D    
49 561 9301 0  http://www.k-plus-s.com

Management Efficiency

The company has return on total asset (ROA) of 1.95 % which means that it generated profit of $1.95 on every $100 spent on asset. This is way below average. Similarly, it shows return on equity (ROE) of 3.69 % meaning that it generated $3.69 on every $100 dollars invested by stockholders.
The company has accumulated 3.67 B in total debt with debt to equity ratio (D/E) of 78.6 indicating the company may have difficulties to generate enough cash to satisfy its financial obligations. KS Aktiengesellschaft has Current Ratio of 1.4 which is within standard range for the sector.

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Entity Summary

KS Aktiengesellschaft, together with its subsidiaries, produces and sells potash, magnesium, and salt products worldwide. The company was founded in 1889 and is headquartered in Kassel, Germany. KS Aktiengesellscha operates under Agricultural Inputs classification in USA and traded on OTC Market. It employs 14865 people.KS Aktiengesellschaft (KPLUY) is traded on OTC Market in USA. It is located in Bertha-von-Suttner Strasse 7 and employs 14,865 people.

KS Aktiengesellschaft Leadership Team

Eckart Suenner, Member of the Supervisory Board, Shareholder Representative
Michael Knackmuss, Member of the Supervisory Board, Employee Representative
Elke Eller, Member of the Supervisory Board
Harald Doell, Member of the Supervisory Board, Employee Representative
Andreas Kreimeyer, Member of the Supervisory Board, Shareholder representative
Thomas Koelbl, Member of the Supervisory Board, Shareholder representative
Annette Messemer, Member of the Supervisory Board, Shareholder representative
Philip Bussche, Member of the Supervisory Board, Shareholder representative
Bernd Malmstroem, Member of the Supervisory Board, Shareholder Representative
Gerd Kuebler, Member of the Supervisory Board, Employee Representative
George Cardona, Member of the Supervisory Board, Shareholder Representative
Wesley Clark, Member of the Supervisory Board, Shareholder Representative
Jella BennerHeinacher, Member of the Supervisory Board, Shareholder Representative
Thomas Noecker, Member of the Executive Board, Personnel Director
Thorsten Boeckers, CFO, Member of the Executive Board
Mark Roberts, Member of Board of Executive Directors
Ruediger Kienitz, Member of the Supervisory Board, Employee Representative
Rudolf Mueller, Member of the Supervisory Board, Shareholder Representative
Otto Lose, Member of the Executive Board, responsible for the Business Unit Potash and Magnesium Products
Norbert Steiner, Chairman of The Board of Executive Directors
Dieter Kuhn, Member of the Supervisory Board, Employee Representative
Burkhard Lohr, CFO and Member of Board of Executive Directors
Anke Roehr, Member of the Supervisory Board, Employee Representative
Michael Vassiliadis, Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Employee Representative
Axel Hartmann, Member of the Supervisory Board, Employee Representative
Ralf Bethke, Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Shareholder Representative
Andreas Radmacher, Member of Board of Executive Directors
Rainer Gerling, Member of the Supervisory Board, Employee Representative
Nevin McDougall, Member of the Supervisory Board
Ralf Becker, Member of the Supervisory Board, Employee Representative

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