Osram appoints Chief Financial Officer

The supervisory board of OSRAM Licht AG has appointed Kathrin Dahnke (59) as a member of the Management Board, the company said.

Effective April 16, she will be responsible for the financial business of the high-tech company.

Dahnke was most recently a member of the Management Board of the Neuss-based conglomerate Werhahn KG, which operates in the fields of building materials, consumer goods and financial services.

Kathrin Dahnke succeeds Ingo Bank (51), who will move to ams AG as Chief Financial Officer on May 1. In her career to date, the business graduate has worked in various industries, including Beiersdorf AG, Westdeutsche Landesbank and the former Gildemeister AG, always with a clear focus on the financial sector. Through her membership in the supervisory boards of Fraport AG, B. Braun SE and Knorr-Bremse AG, she also brings extensive and comprehensive industry knowledge to her new position at OSRAM Licht AG.

OSRAM, based in Munich, is a global high-tech company with a history dating back more than 110 years. Primarily focused on semiconductor -based technologies, our products are used in highly diverse applications ranging from virtual reality to autonomous driving and from smartphones to smart and connected lighting solutions in buildings and cities. Additional information can be found at www.osram.com.