Zachert takes over as chairman of the board of ­management

Matthias Zachert (Diplom-Kaufmann), currently Chief Financial Officer at Merck KGaA based in Darmstadt, Germany, takes up office as new chairman of the board of management of Lanxess AG on April 1, 2014. Until Matthias Zachert joins the company, the Chief Financial Officer of Lanxess, Bernhard Düttmann, performs the responsibilities as chairman of the board of management.

Involved in realigning the company

Matthias Zachert (46) had been Chief Financial Officer of Lanxess AG from 2004 to 2011, when he played a key role in establishing the global financial organization, restructuring the...

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