May 29, 2020 | NEW WORK SE NEW WORK SE AGM: Martin Weiss appointed new Chairman of the Supervisory Board and dividend payment approved

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Hamburg, 29 May 2020 – At today’s AGM, shareholders of Hamburg-based NEW WORK SE (ISIN DE000NWRK013) approved the dividend payment proposed by the Executive Board and Supervisory Board. Investors with shares entitled to receive a dividend will receive EUR 2.59 per share, amounting to a total payout of EUR 14.6 million. In addition, shareholders also approved the appointment of Martin Weiss to the Supervisory Board. At its subsequent constitutive meeting, the Supervisory Board elected Martin Weiss as its Chairman and successor to Stefan Winners. Petra von Strombeck joined the NEW WORK SE Executive Board at the beginning of 2020 and now steps up as planned to the position of CEO. She takes over from Thomas Vollmoeller, who is leaving the company as planned after eight years with deep gratitude expressed for his contributions to NEW WORK SE enjoyed during his tenure.

The results of voting on the agenda items, the speech given by the Executive Board, and the presentation for today’s AGM will be available shortly here:



The NEW WORK SE Group builds upon the XING SE success story by offering brands, products and services that foster a more fulfilling world of work. Founded by Lars Hinrichs as the OpenBC professional network, the company was renamed XING in 2006. In 2019, the company was renamed again to New Work SE as a reflection of its commitment to a better working world and to bring all of its business activities under the umbrella of New Work. The company has been listed on the stock exchange since 2006. NEW WORK SE is a central leadership and management holding, serving as a service department for its subsidiaries. The Group is headquartered in Hamburg and currently employs 1,900 people at offices including Munich, Vienna and Porto. Visit and for more information.

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