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06-02-2020

New Manging Director for Altana

Dr. Tammo Boinowitz Future President of BYK Division

The specialty chemicals group Altana's top-selling division will be under new management from January 1, 2021. Dr. Tammo Boinowitz succeeds Dr. Christoph Schlünken, who has headed the division on an interim basis since October of last year in parallel with his responsibilities on Altana’s Management Board.

Dr. Tammo Boinowitz (©Altana)

Dr. Tammo Boinowitz has many years of international management experience in specialty chemicals. He holds a PhD in chemistry and has held various management positions at Evonik since 2008. He currently heads the Care Solutions business unit as Senior Vice President.

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Dr. Boinowitz studied chemistry in Hamburg and received his doctorate from the University of Duisburg-Essen in 1995. At the same time, he studied economics at Open University of Hagen. He then joined the former Th. Goldschmidt AG company in Essen, which is now part of Evonik. After holding various positions in research and development and application technology, he was Global Technical Director of the current Comfort & Insulation business unit from 2003 to 2006. After managing strategic growth projects for the Consumer Specialties business unit and Corporate Development of Evonik Industries, he was appointed Head of the Comfort & Insulation business unit in December 2011. From 2014 to 2018 he headed the Personal Care business unit.

“I am pleased that with Tammo Boinowitz we have been able to gain a real industry expert with outstanding technical and leadership skills for our largest division,” said ALTANA Management Board member Dr. Christoph Schlünken. “I am sure that he will continue BYK’s success story together with our employees.”

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    Within the Altana Group, the business of Office Color Science will be integrated into the Instruments business line of the BYK division. Terms of the sale were not disclosed.   more

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Abelstr. 43
DE 46483 Wesel
Tel.: 0281 670-8
Fax: 0281 670-376

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