Executive Board

Martina Merz

Martina Merz

Born 1963. CEO since October 1st, 2019.

Appointed until March 31th, 2023

Responsible for the corporate functions Communications, Internal Auditing, Mergers & Acquisitions and Transformation & Portfolio Development. Automotive Technology, Plant Technology and the Executive Board Chairman of Elevator Technology report directly to Martina Merz.

About Martina Merz

Dr. Klaus Keysberg

Dr. Klaus Keysberg

Born 1964, CFO, Member of the board since October 1, 2019

Appointed until July 31, 2024

Overall responsibility for the Materials Services and Steel Europe business areas. Responsible for the group functions Controlling, Accounting & Risk, Corporate Finance, Investor Relations Management and Taxes & Customs. The CFOs of the business areas report directly to Klaus Keysberg.

Responsible for the regions North America, Western, Central and Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States.

About Dr. Klaus Keysberg

Oliver Burkhard

Oliver Burkhard

Born 1972. responsible for Human Ressources since February 1, 2013. Labor Director since April 1, 2013

Appointed until September 30, 2023

Responsible for the corporate functions Human Resources Management and Legal & Compliance as well as for thyssenkrupp Services and Information Management. Responsible for the regions German-speaking countries (Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Liechtenstein), Middle East & Africa, India, South America and Asia Pacific. In addition, Industrial Components (Bearings and Forged Technologies) and Marine Systems as well as the Human Resources directors of the business areas report directly to Oliver Burkhard.

About Oliver Burkhard

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