Wacker Chemie

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Wacker is an international chemical company with activities in silicones, polymers, speciality chemicals and engineering ceramics. The company’s core areas are Wacker Polymers, Wacker Fine Chemicals, Wacker Silicones, Wacker Polysilicon and Siltronic.

The group's business divisions will target investments toward segments in which Wacker already holds a strong position. The company will focus in technologically advanced products and solutions that will assist its customers in optimising business. Another strategic focus for Wacker includes innovative applications and dynamic markets offering above-average growth prospects.

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Key Personnel

President and chief executive officer: Rudolf Staudigl
Vice president and chief financial officer: Craig Fitzpatrick
Head (Wacker Ceramics and Wacker Specialities): Joachim Rauhut
President and CEO (silicon wafers Sitronic): Wilhelm Sittenthaler
Senior VP (Wacker Biosolutions): Gerhard Schmid

Chairman: Peter-Alexander Wacker
Deputy chairman: Anton Eisenacker
Member: Peter Aldozo
Member: Werner Biebl
Member: Peter Buchauer
Member: Gertrud Eberth-Heldrich
Member: Marko Fartelj
Member: Uwe Fritz
Member: Eduard-Harald Klein
Member: Robert Koehler
Member: Manfred Koppl
Member: Franz-Josef Kortum
Member: Seppel Kraus
Member: Stefan Leberfinger
Member: Dirk Oldenburg
Member: Hans-Joachim Stadter
Member: Bernd Voss


Wacker-Chemie GmbH
Hanns-Seidel-Platz 4
D-81737 Munich

Tel: +49 89 6279-0
Fax: +49 8962 7917 70

Website: www.wacker.de 

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