Compensation Report 2007
Supervisory Board Compensation 2007
The rules governing Supervisory Board compensation are laid down in the articles of association of MTU Aero Engines Holding AG.
Pursuant to Section 12 of the articles of association of MTU Aero Engines Holding AG, members of the Supervisory Board receive a fixed payment of € 30,000, payable at the end of the financial year; this sum is tripled in the case of the chairman of the Supervisory Board, and multiplied by one-and-a-half in the case of the deputy chairman. The chairs of the Audit and Personnel Committees respectively receive a further fixed payment of € 10,000, and the other members of these committees each receive a fixed payment of € 5,000. Members of the Supervisory Board receive an attendance fee of € 3,000 for each meeting of the Supervisory Board and its committees, subject to an upper limit of € 3,000 per day. Expenses incurred in connection with the exercise of their office are reimbursed, as is the value-added tax payable on the fees.
The compensation for members of the Supervisory Board is established relative to the size of the company and as a function of the duties and responsibilities of the respective members. The members of the Supervisory Board receive a fixed payment for their work. The chairman and deputy chairman of the Supervisory Board receive additional payments, as do the chairs and members of the Audit Committee and Personnel Committee.
Further information about the Supervisory Board compensation can be found in the Annual Report 2007 (page 184 - 185).