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The German Directors' Association

VARD is an initiative of supervisory board directors for the benefit of supervisory board directors and was founded in 2012 to make sustainable contributions to improve the quality of supervisory board performance. The main goal of VARD is to establish Supervisory Board work in Germany as a profession and to develop working principles for this purpose. VARD also represents the profession in discussions with politicians, the scientific community and the media.It is member of ecoDa since January 2013.


CG Model
  • Two-tier system
  • Approximately 900 listed companies

Vereinigung der Aufsichtsräte in Deutschland e.V. (the German Directors' Association, VARD)


Last update June 2013