Company News, 2007-12-05, 03:00 PM
Designation to Supervisory Board of ThyssenKrupp AG
The Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach Foundation has exercised its designation right on November 29, 2007. Effective from the close of the Annual General Meeting on January 18, 2008, Professor Dr. Gang Wan, Shanghai, has resigned his membership of the Supervisory Board of ThyssenKrupp AG for professional reasons. As his successor, the Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach Foundation designates Professor Dr. Ulrich Lehner, Chairman of the Management Board of Henkel KGaA, Düsseldorf. Professor Dr. Lehner’s term of office commences with the termination of Professor Dr. Gang Wan’s term of office and ends at the close of the Annual General Meeting at which the resolution on the ratification of acts by the Supervisory Board is passed in respect of the fourth fiscal year following the beginning of the term of office. Professor Dr. Ulrich Lehner has declared his acceptance of the Supervisory Board seat.