ALTANA

Management

The members of ALTANA Group’s management introduce themselves to you. Get to know the people on our Management Board, Executive Management Team, the management of our divisions and their areas of responsibility, as well as our Supervisory Board.

Martin Babilas (Vorsitz)

ELANTAS division
ACTEGA division
Corporate Development
Human Resources
Digital Transformation
Corporate Communications
Internal Audit
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Stefan Genten

Controlling
Accounting
Corporate Finance / Treasury
Taxes
Information Technology
Legal
Compliance
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Dr. Christoph Schlünken

BYK division
ECKART division
Key Account Management
Innovation Management
ALTANA Excellence
Environment, Health & Safety
Procurement
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The Executive Management Team is an advisory body which, beside the Members of the Management Board, comprises the four heads of the Divisions BYK Additives & Instruments, ECKART Effect Pigments, ELANTAS Electrical Insulation, and AGTEGA Coatings & Sealants as permanent members. Other members appointed by the Management Board include the Head of Human Resources, the CTO and the Head of Corporate Development / M&A.

The meetings of the Executive Management Team serve to exchange information between the Management Board and the other members. In addition, strategic and operative questions are analyzed and discussed in the Executive Management Team, especially as regard their effects on the different Divisions.

Martin BabilasStefan Genten
CEO, ALTANA AG
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Member of the Management Board, ALTANA AG
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Dr. Christoph SchlünkenDr. Stephan Glander

Member of the Management Board, ALTANA AG
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President Division BYK Additives & Instruments, Chairman of the Management Board of BYK-Chemie GmbH 
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Dr. Wolfgang SchüttDr. Guido Forstbach
President Division ECKART Effect Pigments, Chairman of the Management Board ECKART GmbH
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President Division ELANTAS Electrical Insulation, Chairman of the Management Board ELANTAS GmbH
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Thorsten Kröller
Jörg Bauer
President Division ACTEGA Coatings & Sealants, Chairman of the Management Board ACTEGA GmbH
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Vice President Human Resources ALTANA AG
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Volker MansfeldDr. Petra Severit
Head of Corporate Development
ALTANA AG
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Chief Technology Officer
ALTANA AG
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  • Dr. Klaus-Jürgen Schmieder (Chairman)
  • Ulrich Gajewiak (Deputy Chairman)
  • Susanne Klatten (Deputy Chairman)
  • Dr. Anette Brüne
  • Dr. Monika Engel-Bader
  • Armin Glashauser
  • Olaf Jung
  • Klaus Koch
  • Dr. Lothar Steinebach
  • Dr. Antonio Trius
  • Stefan Weis
  • Dr. Matthias L. Wolfgruber