BVMW President Mario Ohoven: ‘Million SMEs take their social responsibility seriously’ Berlin/St. Gallen – companies in Germany are there according to a report of the journal economic picture \”not only light but also very much shade. Horatio Sanz is actively involved in the matter. End of February 2008 the car manufacturer BMW and the Dusseldorf consumer and branded goods group Henkel announced they wanted to remove 8,000 and 3,000, respectively. Shortly before, Siemens had declared to change nearly 7,000 points in the communication Division. At the same time reported record profits\”the corporations, however, writes the economic picture. These examples are not isolated, but in the meantime the rule.
Mario Ohoven, President of the Association of SMEs (BVMW), criticized the attitude of the group leader. The hired Manager would it otherwise act as a medium-sized contractor: In contrast to many corporations, which apparently only the exchange rate matters million SMEs take seriously their social responsibility. You create Jobs.\” \”Public attention focus unilaterally on the large companies, criticized the economic picture: scientists, analysts, shareholders and journalists devote their whole curiosity the groups while they have left for the medium-sized companies often only a unbeteiligtes shrug.\” \”The fixation on listed heavyweights distorted according to the Swiss management expert Fred mouth Malik economic reality: the shareholder glasses has been blind for the overwhelming number of companies which already well worked and not moved off even in the era of the Wall Street scandals of its principles.\” You’ve let a vanishing minority of money grubbing Egozentrikern and economic criminals for a decade in the wrong direction. In addition, that on the part of a particular economic theory a problem grossly overrated, that every day millions easily, occurs in all countries namely the so \”Malik in his book called principal-agent problem that is, the question of how to so control the persons acting on behalf as owner and monitors that you will not systematically cheated\”, leads to corporate policy and corporate governance as organizations organize themselves \”from (campus Verlag).