Company News, 2002-03-01, 01:00 AM
Dr. Olaf Berlien and Dr. A. Stefan Kirsten appointed to executive board
At its meeting today, the supervisory board of ThyssenKrupp AG appointed Dr. Olaf Berlien (39), member of the executive board of Carl Zeiss, Oberkochen, and Dr. A. Stefan Kirsten (41), member of the executive board of Metro AG, Düsseldorf, as members of the executive board of ThyssenKrupp AG. They will take over the functions managed by Dr. Gerhard Jooss (60) and Dr. Heinz-Gerd Stein (61). In the future, Dr. Berlien will be responsible for Controlling and Mergers & Acquisitions, and Dr. Kirsten for Finance, Investor Relations, Corporate Accounting, and Taxes and Customs.
Dr. Jürgen Claassen,Corporate Communications