Board of Management

Dr. Jürgen Köhler

Chairman/Chief Executive Officer


  • Human Resources
  • Management Development
  • Compliance
  • Corporate Development
  • Corporate Communications
  • Technology & Innovation (T&I)
  • SGL Excellence
  • Environment Protection, Health and Safety Affairs
  • Engineering

Internal board memberships or similar posts:

  • SGL Automotive Carbon Fibers GmbH & Co. KG1, Munich, Germany
  • SGL Automotive Carbon Fibers LLC1, Charlotte, USA
  • Benteler SGL GmbH & Co. KG, Paderborn, Germany
  • Brembo SGL CARBON Ceramic Brakes S.p.A.1, Stezzano, Italy

Curriculum Vitae

Date/Place of Birth: 1960 in Ingolstadt, Germany
Studies: Chemical Engineering, Munich, Germany

Professional Development:

  • Chairman Business Unit Carbon Fibers & Composite Materials, SGL Technologies GmbH, Wiesbaden, Germany
  • Chairman Business Unit Graphite & Carbon Electrodes, SGL CARBON GmbH, Wiesbaden, Germany
  • Chairman Business Unit Cathodes & Furnace Linings, SGL CARBON GmbH, Wiesbaden, Germany
  • Manager Business Analysis, SGL CARBON GmbH, Wiesbaden, Germany
  • Management Functions in Production and Technology Acrylic Acid, Celanese AG, Houston/USA
  • Engineering Department, Hoechst AG, Frankfurt, Germany

Dr. Michael Majerus

Chief Financial Officer


  • Group Accounting
  • Group Controlling
  • Group Financing
  • Financial Reporting
  • Legal
  • Information Technology
  • Investor Relations
  • Internal Audit
  • Taxes
  • Purchasing

Internal board memberships:

  • SGL Carbon GmbH, Meitingen, Germany
  • SGL CARBON LLC, Charlotte, USA

Curriculum Vitae

Date/Place of Birth: 1961 in Cologne, Germany
Studies: Business Administration, Cologne, Germany
Doctorate in economics, Siegen, Germany

Professional Development:

  • Member of the Management Board (CFO), PHOENIX Pharmahandel GmbH & Co KG, Mannheim, Germany
  • CFO and Labour Director Qimonda AG, Munich, Germany
  • Member of Group Management Board and CFO of Memory Products Division, Infineon Technologies AG, Munich, Germany
  • Central Division Director Financial Controlling and Accounting, Mannesmann AG, Düsseldorf, Germany

1 Shareholder Committee

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