Appointed until: 2018. First appointed: 2016. Nationality: German.
Sibylle Wankel was born on March 3, 1964 in Wuppertal. She completed her law studies at the University of Berlin and the University of Freiburg. In Hamburg she worked as an attorney specialized in labor and social law. She has been active in trade unions since 1991. Since 1997, she has worked for IG Metall as an attorney and was responsible for tariff negotiations in Bavaria before she became General Counsel of the IG Metall Board of Management in May 2016.
She was active as an Employee Representative in various Supervisory Boards, e.g. Audi AG. In addition to her activity as member of the Supervisory Board of Daimler AG she has a Supervisory Board mandate at Siemens AG.