Bayer AG (BAYGn.DE)
FRANKFURT Thyssenkrupp said on Friday it would propose former Bayer finance chief Johannes Dietsch as its chief financial officer, continuing to fill numerous vacant jobs that have been left unfilled following months of crisis.
* Dietsch oversaw listing of Covestro (Adds context on Dietsch, details on contract)
FRANKFURT, Dec 14 Thyssenkrupp on Friday said it would propose to appoint former Bayer finance chief Johannes Dietsch as chief financial officer, continuing to fill numerous vacant jobs that have been left unfilled following months of crisis.
DUESSELDORF Bayer Chief Executive Werner Baumann said on Monday he has not had any contact with Elliott Management, following a Reuters report which said the U.S.-based activist investor had taken a position in the German pharmaceuticals giant.
Dec 7 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Friday:
FRANKFURT/NEW YORK Activist investor Elliott has taken a position in Germany's Bayer , adding to the slew of investments the fund has made in German companies, three people familiar with the matter told Reuters on Friday.
FRANKFURT/NEW YORK, Dec 7 Activist investor Elliott has taken a position in Germany's Bayer, the latest in a string of investments in German companies, three people familiar with the matter told Reuters on Friday.
Leverkusen (Germany) The lion's share of job cuts from folding U.S. seed maker Monsanto into Bayer's agriculture unit will affect workers outside Germany, the head of Bayer's works council told Reuters.
* Largest part of cuts from integration will be abroad-labour rep
BERLIN, Dec 7 The following are some of the factors that may move German stocks on Friday: