Executive Board

Martina Merz

Martina Merz

Born 1963. CEO since October 1st, 2019.

Appointed until September 30th, 2020 // German

Responsible for the corporate functions Communications, Internal Auditing, Investor Relations, Mergers & Acquisitions as well as Transformation & Portfolio Development, Technology, Innovation & Sustainability and Legal. Responsible for the regions of the Commonwealth of Independent States, Central and Eastern Europe, Greater China and South America. The CEOs of the Business Areas report directly to Martina Merz.

About Martina Merz

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 // German

Responsible for the corporate functions Human Resources Strategy and People Development & Executive Management and Compliance, for Regional Services Germany and Corporate Services. Responsible for the German-speaking regions (Germany/Austria/Switzerland/Liechtenstein), Middle East & Africa, India and Asia-Pacific. In addition, the Bearings, the Forged Technologies, and the Marine Systems Business Unit and the personnel boards of the Business Areas report directly to Oliver Burkhard.

About Oliver Burkhard

Johannes Dietsch

Johannes Dietsch

Born 1962. CFO since February 1, 2019.

Appointed until January 31, 2022 // German

Responsible for the corporate functions Controlling, Accounting & Risk, Corporate Finance, Group Processes & Information Technology, Procurement & Supply Management, Taxes & Customs and Global Shared Services. Responsible for Western Europe, Central / Eastern Europe and South America. The CFOs of the business areas report directly to Johannes Dietsch.

About Johannes Dietsch

Dr. Klaus Keysberg

Dr. Klaus Keysberg

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

Appointed until July 31, 2024 // German

Overall responsibility for the Business Areas Materials Services and Steel Europe

About Dr. Klaus Keysberg

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