PEOPLE MOVES: Thyssenkrupp reshuffles executive board after elevator sale

Thyssenkrupp has made changes to its executive board following the recent sale of its elevator unit, the company said on March 20.

Martina Merz has been permanently appointed as chief executive officer of Thyssenkrupp AG for a three-year term from April 1, following her appointment in October 2019, which followed the resignation of interim ceo Guido Kerkhoff.

Merz was delegated to the group executive board from her role of chairwoman of the supervisory board for a maximum period of twelve months before her permanent appointment. She will now resign from the supervisory board and...


Carrie Bone

March 23, 2020

17:49 GMT