Miele & Cie. KG has been owned by the Miele and Zinkann families for over a hundred years. Its company associates are all direct descendants of either of the two founders Carl Miele and Reinhard Zinkann. As it has always been since it was established, both families are represented in the operational management of the company.
All Managing Directors are equal stakeholders in Miele & Cie. KG. From left: Dr. Stefan Breit (Managing Director Technology), Dr. Markus Miele (Managing Director and Co-Proprietor), Olaf Bartsch (Managing Director Finance and Central Administration), Dr. Reinhard Zinkann (Managing Director and Co-Proprietor) and Dr. Axel Kniehl (Managing Director Marketing and Sales).