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.
Richard Alexander Schmitz
Graduated in business administration and gained a masters in law, then went on to work for a large corporation before joining the board of the family firm in 2007. At RALF SCHMITZ, Richard Schmitz is now responsible for corporate finance, accounting and controlling, as well as for personnel and organization, 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.
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.