The average age in the Group is 41.2 years. The average age in Germany is rising but is balanced out by the average age at international level (37.1 years).
By reporting on this data, we partially cover the GRI 405-1 (Diversity of governance bodies and employees) GRI indicator and fully cover the S03 -01 (Age structure/distribution) EFFAS indicator. This data is also relevant for criterion 15 (Diversity and health) of the German Sustainability Code. It is also used for reporting on the Global Compact principle 6 (Elimination of discrimination).