Chief Executive Officer at Jahr Holding GmbH & Co. KG

Personal Information
Date of birth: November 30, 1949

Place of birth: Hamburg, Germany


1970–1971: High school diploma and military service

1972: Studies of law
1975: First State examination in law

1976–1977: Working at Deutsche Bank and Herbert Smith law firm in London
1978: Second State examination in law

1978–1981: Assistant position and work toward doctorate

1981: Awarded doctorate in law Hamburg/Berlin

Professional Career

5/1979–4/2011: Attorney with the Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer law firm, and its predecessors Bruckhaus Westrick Stegemann, formerly Stegemann, Sieveking, Lutteroth Steeger, and Steeger Tiefenbacher Heibey

1984–4/2011: Partner of the law firm

since 4/2011: Sole Managing Director of Jahr Holding GmbH, Hamburg

Membership in Legally Mandated Domestic Supervisory Boards
Symrise AG, Holzminden, Member of the Supervisory Board
Verwaltungsgesellschaft Otto mbh (co-determined limited liability company of the Otto Group), Hamburg, Member of the Supervisory Board

EUROKAI GmbH & Co KGaA, Hamburg, Chairman of the Supervisory Board

Blue Elephant Energy AG, Hamburg, Member of the Supervisory Board

Membership in Comparable Domestic and Foreign Supervisory Bodies
August Prien Verwaltung GmbH, Hamburg, Chairman of the Supervisory Board
EUROGATE Geschäftsführungs-GmbH & Co KGaA, Bremen, Member of the Supervisory Board

Symrise Shares (Xetra)


Tobias Erfurth
Head of Investor Relations
E-mail: IR(at)symrise.com

Christian Haverkamp
E-mail: IR(at)symrise.com

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