WACKER Group is Company of the Year
ICIS Chemical Business has named WACKER “Company of the Year”. In an announcement the news agency highlighted both WACKER’s 2014 financial performance in a challenging environment and the board’s success in positioning the company for future gains.
The award was based on year-on-year growt ... more
WACKER Honors Chemist for Production of Precision Silicone Films
WACKER, the Munich-based chemical group, presented Dr. Andreas Köllnberger with the 2015 Alexander Wacker Innovation Award yesterday. The 41-year-old chemist had developed a process for producing ultrathin silicone films. As thin as 10 micrometers, the precision films are very versatile. Du ... more
Change in WACKER's Executive Board
Dr. Joachim Rauhut (61), CFO of Wacker Chemie AG, is leaving the company as planned when his contract expires on October 31, 2015. Dr. Tobias Ohler (44), a WACKER Executive Board member since early 2013, is to take over as CFO on November 1. The Supervisory Board has extended his contract f ... more