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Wacker Chemie AG

Address

Hanns-Seidel-Platz 4, D-81737 München. Tel.: (+49-89) 6279-0. Fax: (+49-89) 6279-1770

 

 

Home Page

http://www.wacker.com

 

 

E-Mail

info@wacker.com

 

 

Second Address

 

 

 

Management

Dr. Rudolf Staudigl (President & CEO); Dr. Christian Hartel; Dr. Tobias Ohler; Auguste Willems

 

 

Supervisory Board

Dr. Peter-Alexander Wacker (Chairman)

 

 

Board of Directors

 

 

 

Field of Business

globally active chemical company, also active in semiconductor production abd biopharmaka

 

 

Divisions and Products

WACKER Groups operational business is represented by four divisions: WACKER SILICONES, WACKER POLYMERS, WACKER POLYSILICON, WACKER BIOSOLUTIONS.

 

 

Main Markets

Semiconductor and solar industries, electrical and electronics industries, automotive industry and transportation, pharmaceuticals, household and personal care, construction, textile industry, pulp and paper, paints and coatings, rubber and plastics, printing inks, adhesives and composites, food, agrochemicals, specialty chemicals, biotechnology, chemical industry

 

 

Group Companies

Worldwide 28 production sites and over 100 sales offices in 28 countries.

 

 

Major Shareholders

Listed on the M-DAX of the German stock exchange in Frankfurt since 2006.
Wacker Chemie AG's largest shareholder is Dr. Alexander Wacker Familiengesellschaft mbH, Munich, that holds over 50 % of the voting shares of Wacker Chemie AG.
Blue Elephant Holding GmbH, Pöcking, holds over 10 % of Wacker Chemie AG.; Black Rock, Inc., New York, USA, holds under 3 % of the voting shares. The rest of 21% are free floating shares.of Wacker Chemie AG.

 

 

Parent Company

 

 

 

New Strategies/Products

One of the priorities of the 460,9 Mio € investing activities in 2018 was was the further expansion of international production to for more flexibly and cost effectiveness.

 

 

Corporate Philosophy

Everything we do is conducive to global networking, cultural integration and environmental responsibility.

 

 

Highlights (Last-Next Year)

In its chemicals business, WACKER sees good opportunities for further growth in 2019. Sales are expected to increase in all three chemical sectors, also the net cash flow.

 

 

Special Remarks

For the year 2018 Wacker reports a net profit of € 1,482.3 m. and propose a dividend of € 2.50 per share.  Based on the average market price of WACKER shares in 2018, the dividend yield is 2.1 percent.

 

 

Founded

1914 by Alexander Wacker

 

 

Turnover

€ € 4.98 bn (+1% 2017) (2018)

 

 

Number of Employees

14.542 (2018)

 

 


See also: Wacker AG Company profile

 

STAUDIGL Rudolf (Dr.rer.nat.), Chemical Industry Executive

Name

Staudigl Rudolf (Dr.rer.nat., Diplomchemiker)

 

 

Profession

Chemical Industry Executive

 

 

Company Name

Wacker Chemie AG

 

 

Address

Hanns-Seidel-Platz 4, D-81737 München. Tel.: (+49-89) 6279-0. Fax: (+49-89) 6279-1770

 

 

Born

June 18, 1954, Neufahrn nr. Freising

 

 

Nationality

German

 

 

Present Position

President & CEO of Wacker Chemie AG, Munich

 

 

Education

1978, degree in chemistry, (Ludwig-Maximilian University, Munich); 1981, Dr. rer.nat, Univ. of Munich (Thesis on metal-organic chemistry) 1981 Post-doctoral-fellowship, Harvard-Univ. Cambridge/MA, USA

 

 

Career

1981, post-doctoral fellowship, Harvard Univ. Cambridge/Ma., USA; 1982, assistant professor of inorganic chemistry, Ludwig- Maximilian-University,Munich ; 1983, joined Wacker Siltronic AG, Burghausen; 1989, vice pres. (operations), Wacker Siltronic Corporation, Portland/Oregon, USA and 1990, pres. and CEO, same; 1993, member of the Exec. board Wacker Siltronic AG, Burghausen; since Oct. 1995, member of the Executive Board of Wacker Chemie GmbH, Munich and Nov. 2005 (change in company’s legal form), member of the Executive Board of Wacker Chemie AG; since Jan. 2008 pres. pos.

 

 

Specialities

Board Responsibilities:
- WACKER POLYSILICON
- Executive Personnel
- Corporate Development
- Corporate Communications
- Investor Relations
- Corporate Auditing
- Legal
- Compliance
- Retirement benefits.

See also: Wacker AG Company profile

WACKER Peter-Alexander (Dr.rer.pol), Chemical Industry Executive

Name

Wacker Peter-Alexander (Dr.rer.pol)

 

 

Profession

Chemical Industry Executive

 

 

Company Name

Wacker Chemie AG

 

 

Address

Hanns-Seidel-Platz 4, D-81737 München. Tel.: (+49-89) 6279-0. Fax: (+49-89) 6279-1770. E-Mail: info@wacker.com

 

 

Born

February 10, 1951, Tegernsee

 

 

Nationality

German

 

 

Present Position

Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Wacker Chemie AG, Munich

 

 

Education

1970 Abitur; Studied business administration at the Univs. of Vienna, Geneva and Munich; 1973 degree in business administration (Diplomkaufmann).1980 Doctorate in Hannover (Dr.rer.pol.)

 

 

Career

Worked in the fields of marketing and sales with BMW in Great Britain, South Africa, France, the USA and Japan; 1984, key account sales mgr., BMW Germany; head of strategic/product planning, BMW Group; 1992, founded TMG, a technology and management consultancy in Munich; managing partner, same; 1993, member of the supervisory board of Wacker-Chemie GmbH, Munich; 1996, member of the management board of Wacker-Chemie GmbH, Munich; since April 2001, President & CEO of Wacker Chemie AG, Munich, since Jan. 2008 pres. pos.

 

 

Other Positions

Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Giesecke & Devrient GmbH

 

 

Honours

2006 Voted Family Entrepreneur of the Year. Order of merit of the State Bavaria in 2013.

 

 

See also: Wacker Chemie AG

 

 

Willems Auguste, Chemical Industry Executive

Name

Willems Auguste

 

 

Profession

Chemical Industry Executive

 

 

Company Name

Wacker Chemie AG

 

 

Address

Hanns-Seidel-Platz 4, D-81737 München. Tel.: (+49-89) 6279-0. Fax: (+49-89) 6279-1770. E-Mail: info@wacker.com

 

 

Born

February 26, 1959, Tongeren

 

 

Nationality

Belgian

 

 

Present Position

Member of the Executive Board of Wacker Chemie AG, Munich

 

 

Education

Studied natural sciences, economics and engineering, Degree: Master of Bioscience Engineering

 

 

Career

1986, Marketing and sales positions at Henkel Benelux; 1994, Vice President of Industry at Henkel Benefrance; 1995, President of Henkel Indonesia in Jakarta; 1999, Vice President of Organic Specialities at Henkel North America; member of Executive Committee at Cognis Corp. USA; 2002, Group Vice President of Functional Products; member of Corporate Executive Committee at Cognis; since Jan. 1, 2006, pres. pos.

 

 

Specialities

Board Responsibilities:
WACKER SILICONES
Sales & Distribution
Site Management
Corporate Security
Environment, Health, Safety
Product Stewardship
Regions: Europe, Middle East

See also: Wacker Chemie AG

OHLER TOBIAS, Chemical Industry Executive

Name

Ohler Tobias (Dr.)

 

 

Profession

Chemical Industry Executive

 

 

Company Name

Wacker Chemie AG

 

 

Address

Hanns-Seidel-Platz 4, D-81737 München. Tel.: (+49-89) 6279-0. Fax: (+49-89) 6279-1770. E-Mail: info@wacker.com

 

 

Born

January 25, 1971, Saarbrücken

 

 

Nationality

German

 

 

Present Position

Member of the Executive Board Wacker Chemie AG, Munich

 

 

Education

1995 Maitrise in Economics, Aix- Marseille; 1997 Master in Business Administration and Industrial Engineering, Karlsruhe and Sydney;  2000 Doctorate in Economics, Oldenburg

 

 

Career

started in 1997 as Consultant and Associate Principal, McKinsey & Co., Cologne and Munich; 2004 Joined Wacker-Chemie GmbH, became 2005 Head of Corporate Controlling, Wacker Chemie AG; 2008 Head of Raw Materials Procurement, Wacker Chemie AG; 2010 CFO of the Executive Board of Siltronic AG, a former Wacker Chemie AG subsidiary. Since January 2013 pres. pos.

 

 

Other Positions

 

 

 

Specialities

Board Responsibilities:
Siltronic
Corporate Accounting and Tax
Corporate Controlling
Corporate Finance and Insurance
Information Technology
Technical Procurement & Logistics
Raw Materials Procurement
Region: The Americas

See also: Wacker AG Company profile

 

Hartel Christian, Chemical Industry Executive

 

Name

Hartel Christian (Dr. phil. nat., Diplomchemiker)

 

 

Profession

Chemical Industry Executive

 

 

Company Name

Wacker Chemie AG

 

 

Address

Hanns-Seidel-Platz 4, D-81737 München. Tel.: (+49-89) 6279-0. Fax: (+49-89) 6279-1770. E-Mail: info@wacker.com

 

 

Born

March 27, 1971, Frankfurt/Main

 

 

Nationality

German

 

 

Present Position

Member of the Executive Board of Wacker Chemie AG Munich

 

 

Education

1996 studied chemistry at the University of Constance, obtaining a Master’s degree, 2000 doctorate in natural sciences (Dr. phil. nat.) at the universities of Geneva and Frankfurt am Main

 

 

Career

2000 Senior Consultant at Bain & Company Germany Inc., Munich;
joined 2003 Wacker-Chemie GmbH, Corporate Development;
2005 Head of the Exclusive Synthesis Business Team at WACKER FINE CHEMICALS and 2006 Supply Chain Management of the Elastomers Business Unit at WACKER SILICONES;
2009 Head of the Rubber Solutions Business Team at WACKER SILICONES and 2010 Head of Raw Materials Procurement at Wacker Chemie AG.
2012 Head of WACKER SILICONES.
Since Nov. 2015 pres. pos.

 

 

Other Positions

 

 

 

Specialities

Board Responsibilities:
WACKER POLYMERS
WACKER BIOSOLUTIONS
Human Resources (Personnel Director), Corporate Engineering; Research & Development
Intellectual Property
Region: Asia.

See also: Wacker AG Company profile

 

 

a: Hanns-Seidel-Platz 4, D-81737 München.
Tel.: (+49-89) 6279-0. Fax: (+49-89) 6279-1770. E-Mail: info@wacker.com 

 




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