Werner Fuhrmann

Werner Fuhrmann

Werner Fuhrmann
Member of the Executive Committee responsible for Specialty Chemicals (1953, German)

Before joining the Executive Committee, Werner Fuhrmann held various positions in the field of finance, including Controller of AkzoNobel’s Specialty Chemicals business. He was appointed General Manager of Chelates and Sulphur Products in 2000, before becoming Managing Director of Industrial Chemicals in 2005, a position he held until he took on his current role in 2011.

Outside of AkzoNobel, he is Chairman of the Dutch Association of the Chemicals Industry (VNCI), and a Board member of both the European Chemicals Association (Cefic) and American Chemisty Council.