Raimar Jahn (61), President, Performance Materials, BASF Belgium Coordination Center Comm. V., Waterloo, will retire effective August 31, 2019.
Martin Jung (50), Senior Vice President, Surface Treatment, Chemetall GmbH, Frankfurt, will join Performance Materials on August 1, 2019, and will, as President, succeed Raimar Jahn effective September 1, 2019.
Christophe Cazabeau (49), Vice President, Senior Project Integration Engineering Plastics, BASF Polyurethanes GmbH, Lemförde, will, as Senior Vice President, succeed Martin Jung effective August 1, 2019.
Ramkumar Dhruva (51), President, South & East Asia, ASEAN & ANZ, BASF East Asia RHQ Ltd., Hong Kong, will assume responsibility for the Division Monomers, BASF Belgium Coordination Center Comm. V., Waterloo, effective July 1, 2019. The current head, Kenneth T. Lane (51), has decided to leave the company.
Carola Richter (46), until December 2018 Senior Vice President Economic Evaluations, will, as President, succeed Ramkumar Dhruva effective on July 1, 2019.