Leverkusen, Germany — Thomas Toepfer has been appointed CFO at Covestro, and will take over from Patrick Thomas from 1 April 2018.
Toepfer is new CFO at Covestro
Thomas became CFO following the departure of Frank Lutz in June this year.
Richard Pott, Covestro supervisory board chairman, said his company had been able to appoint ‘a highly regarded top executive and expert in the field of finance with many years’ experience and a proven track record in the capital market for our company’.
Toepfer has worked for a number of German companies as CFO, as labour director of Kion, a German fork-lift manufacturer, and at åStill, which also operates in fork lifts.