Supervisory Board Chairman Clemens Tonnies hopes that the members of the football league FC Schalke 04 will re-elect him to the Supervisory Board at the Annual General Assembly in June.
“I have the impression that the majority of the members are behind me. With this power I am working,”said the 62-year-old entrepreneur at the presentation of the Schalker Markt Foundation in the Happiness Campaign in Gelsenkirchen. If the members no longer want me, then I will stay at home.”
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Tonnes, who has been on the Supervisory Board of the District Club since 1994, admitted that he would find it difficult to withdraw from office.” If they decide otherwise, and it is a democratic vote, then that is it. Not lighthearted, but heavy heart. I have to face that,”said the club boss.