Ralf Schmitz

Established RALF SCHMITZ Wohnungsbaugesellschaft in 1977 and subsequently turned the company into one of Germany’s leading developers of luxury residential property. Converted the firm in 2013 into RALF SCHMITZ GmbH & CO. KGaA, a joint stock company with shares owned exclusively by the Schmitz family. Today, Ralf Schmitz runs the company’s Berlin office.

Axel Martin Schmitz

Having studied business administration at university, Axel Martin Schmitz joined the board of RALF SCHMITZ in 2011 and is now head of project development, technology and customer service in Kempen and Düsseldorf. He also has overall responsibility for asset management, IT and marketing across the firm and heads the acquisition. As spokesperson for the executive board, he also coordinates the work of the board and its dealings with the supervisory board.


Graduated in business administration he then went on to work for large corporations, lastly at DB Regio AG. 2018 Dirk Schnurbus joint the board of RALF SCHMITZ. He is now responsible for corporate finance, accounting and controlling, as well as for personnel and organization.