People: LANXESS AG (LXSG.DE)
van Roessel, Rainier
Dr. Rainier van Roessel is Member of the Management Board, Labor Relations Director of LANXESS Aktiengesellschaft since January 1, 2007. On January 1, 2007, van Roessel was appointed to the Board of Management and became Labor Relations Director of LANXESS AG. In 1988 he joined the Corporate Organization Department of Bayer AG as an internal advisor. In 1993, he became a strategy advisor in the Strategic Planning Department, where he helped to set up the Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) Unit. In 1997, van Roessel became Head of Strategic Marketing for Styrenics in the Plastics Business Group, and he was appointed Head of European Marketing for Polycarbonates in 2001. In the newly formed Bayer Polymers subgroup, he assumed responsibility for Global Operations Polyester/TPU/Films. When LANXESS was established in 2004, he became Head of the Rubber Chemicals business unit, and in June 2006, he was additionally appointed Managing Director of LANXESS N.V., in Antwerp, Belgium. He also serves as Member of the Board of the VCI Regional Association in North Rhine-Westphalia Chairman of the VCI Trade Policy Committee and among others. He studied business administration at the Universitaet zu Koeln, obtaining his doctorate (rerum politicarum) in 1988.
|Total Annual Compensation, EUR||1,350,000|
|Restricted Stock Awards, EUR||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, EUR||661,000|
|All Other, EUR||144,000|
|Fiscal Year Total, EUR||2,155,000|