Dr. Martin B. Jager

Deputy Chairman

Dr. Martin B. Jager was born in 1963 in St. Wendel and studied food chemistry at the Technical University of Kaiserslautern. After receiving his doctorate in 1992 he started his professional career at Hoechst AG, Frankfurt am Main. He then held managerial roles in Germany and abroad at companies spun off from Hoechst AG – Nutrinova GmbH, Trespaphan GmbH and Celanese AG. In 2004, he moved to BASF SE to head up its Nutritional Ingredients business as Senior Vice President. Dr. Jager was appointed to the Management Board of Doehler Group SE in Darmstadt in 2012. Until June 2018 Dr. Jager was a member of the management board of the Herbstreith & Fox Group, Neuenbürg. Since July 2018 he is Managing Director and shareholder of InnoVest Nutrition GmbH, Kaiserslautern.

Dr. Jager has been a member of the Supervisory Board since 9 March 2017 and is elected until the end of the AGM in FY 2020/21.

Further memberships of statutory supervisory boards in Germany:

  • None

Memberships in comparable German and foreign supervisory boards:

  • Since August 2018 Member of the Supervisory Board of EIT Food, Belgium

Independent within the meaning of Section 5.4.2 of the German Corporate Governance Code:

Yes

Dr. Martin B. Jager