The STIHL Group

Corporate Structure

The STIHL Group develops, manufactures and distributes power tools for professional forestry and agriculture as well as for garden and landscape maintenance, the construction sector and the demanding private user. STIHL distributes its products through its network of 45,000 Approved Dealers in over 160 countries. The Group has 36 sales and marketing subsidiaries of its own as well as more than 120 importers. STIHL has consistently been the world's top-selling chainsaw brand since 1971. All the subsidiary addresses can be found here.


*Production and Sales Subsidiaries

STIHL Holding AG & Co. KG

  • Advisory Board

    STIHL HOLDING AG & Co. KG Advisory Board:

    Dr. Nikolas Stihl, Chairman
    Karen Tebar, Vice Chairperson
    Selina Stihl, Vice Chairperson
    Eva Mayr-Stihl
    Dr. Eberhard Veit
    Franz Fehrenbach
    Martin Richenhagen
    Professor Dr. Michael Hoffmann-Becking

    Hans Peter Stihl, Honorary Chairman


  • Executive Board

    STIHL AG Executive Board:

    Chairman of the Executive Board
    Dr. Bertram Kandziora

    Head of Finance and Information Technology
    Karl Angler

    Head of Development
    Anke Kleinschmit

    Head of Marketing and Sales
    Norbert Pick

    Head of Human Resources and Legal
    Dr. Michael Prochaska

    Head of Manufacturing and Materials
    Martin Schwarz

  • Supervisory Board

    STIHL AG Supervisory Board:

    Shareholders' representatives:
    Dr. Nikolas Stihl
    Franz Fehrenbach,
    Vice Chairman
    Eva Mayr-Stihl
    Selina Stihl
    Professor Dr. h.c. Ludwig Georg Braun
    Prof. Dr. Michael Hoffmann-Becking

    Hans Peter Stihl,
    Honorary Chairman

    Employees' representatives:
    Markus Retter
    Vice Chairman
    Thomas Bamesberger
    Günter Meyer
    Peter Linsbauer
    Matthias Fuchs
    Gerhard Wick

Andreas STIHL AG & Co. KG*

Waiblingen (founding company)

STIHL Vertriebszentrale AG & Co. KG


STIHL Kettenwerk GmbH & Co KG

Waiblingen (DE), branch Wil SG, Switzerland

STIHL International GmbH

  • Europe

    • ANDREAS STIHL Limited Camberley, UK
    • ANDREAS STIHL N.V. Puurs, Belgium
    • ANDREAS STIHL S.A.R.L. Torcy, Marne-La-Vallée, France
    • ANDREAS STIHL S.A. Torres de la Alameda
    • ANDREAS STIHL S.A. Sintra, Portugal
    • ANDREAS STIHL S.p.A. Cambiago, Italy
    • STIHL Gesellschaft
      m. b. H.
      Vösendorf, Austria
    • STIHL Tirol GmbH Langkampfen, Austria
    • TOV ANDREAS STIHL Kiev, Ukraine
    • ANDREAS STIHL A/S Sandefjord, Norway
    • ANDREAS STIHL Norden AB Stenkullen, Sweden
    • ANDREAS STIHL SP. z o. o. Tarnowo, Podgórne, Poland
    • ANDREAS STIHL spol. s r. o. Modrice, Czech Republic
    • ANDREAS STIHL Kereskedelmi Kft. Biatorbágy, Hungary
    • ANDREAS STIHL Motounelte S.R.L. Otopeni, Romania
    • STIHL Vertriebs AG Mönchaltorf, Switzerland
    • ANDREAS STIHL S.A. Acharnes, Greece
    • ANDREAS STIHL EOOD Sofia, Bulgaria
    • OOO ANDREAS STIHL Marketing St. Petersburg, Russia
    • STIHL d.o.o Belgrade, Serbia
  • America

    • STIHL Limited London, Canada
    • STIHL Incorporated* Virginia Beach, USA
    • ANDREAS STIHL S.A. de C.V. Cuautlancingo, Puebla, Mexico
    • STIHL Ferramentas Motorizadas Ltda.* Sao Leopoldo, Brazil
    • STIHL Motoimplementos S.A. El Talar, Argentina
    • STIHL S.A.S. Rionegro, Antioquia, Colombia
  • Asia/Oceania

    • Taicang ANDREAS STIHL Powertools Co. Ltd. Taicang City, China

    • ANDREAS STIHL Power Tools (Qingdao) Co. Ltd.* Qingdao, China
    • Kabushiki Kaisha STIHL Kaminokawa-machi, Japan
    • ANDREAS STIHL Pvt. Ltd. Pune, India
    • STIHL Pty. Ltd. Knoxfield, Australia
    • STIHL Limited Auckland, New Zealand
    • Zama Japan Kabushiki Kaisha Hachimantei-shi, Japan
    • Zama Corporation Ltd.* Tai Po, Hong Kong
  • Africa

    • ANDREAS STIHL (PTY.) Ltd. Pietermaritzburg, South Africa