CEO ALTANA AG

Dr. Matthias L. Wolfgruber

Born:

January 24, 1954

in Anger

Education:

1975 – 1983

Studied chemistry (chemistry graduate with doctorate)

1984 – 1985

Research fellowship at UC Berkeley

Professional career:

1985 – 1990

Wacker-Chemie GmbH, Burghausen
various positions in Marketing, Manufacturing and R&D

1990 – 1994

Wacker Silicones Corp., Adrian, MI
Business Manager Building, Sealants Coatings Industries

1995 – 1996

Wacker Silicones Corp, Adrian, MI
Vice President Operations

1996 – 2000

Wacker-Chemie GmbH, München
Global President Division Fluids / Emulsionen

2000 – 2002

Wacker Chemical Corp., Adrian, MI
President & CEO

2002 – 2007

ALTANA AG, Bad Homburg v.d. Höhe
Member of the Management Board

ALTANA Chemie AG, Wesel
President & CEO

since May 2007

ALTANA AG, CEO