People: Clariant AG (CLN.S)
Dr. Hariolf Kottmann has been Chief Executive Officer, Member of the Executive Committee and Executive Member of the Board of Directors of Clariant Ltd since October 1, 2008. Previously, he served as Non-Executive Member of the Board of Directors from April 10, 2008 to October 1, 2008. He started his career at former Hoechst AG in Frankfurt, where he held several key management positions across the company’s chemical divisions and functions. In 1996 he was appointed Deputy Head of the Basic Chemicals Division at Hoechst AG and took responsibility for the Inorganic Chemicals BU. In 1998 he joined Celanese Ltd in New Jersey (United States) as member of the Executive Committee and Head of the Organic Chemicals BU. In April 2001, he was appointed as member of the Executive Committee of SGL Carbon AG, where he was responsible for the Graphite Specialties, Corrosion Protection and Advanced Materials Divisions as well as the Eastern Europe and Asia regions until 30 September 2008. He was also in charge of the SGL Excellence and Technology & Innovation corporate functions. He has been on the Board of Plansee AG and Member of the Executive Committee of science industries as well as Member of the Board of CEFIC (European Chemical Industry Council) and among others. He graduated from Universitaet Stuttgart with a Doctorate in Philosophy degree in Organic Chemistry obtained in 1984.
|Total Annual Compensation, CHF||4,554,310|
|Restricted Stock Awards, CHF||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, CHF||1,298,000|
|All Other, CHF||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, CHF||5,852,300|