Managing Partner at Gottfried Friedrichs (GmbH & Co.) KG

Personal Information
Date of birth: July 8, 1952

Place of birth: Göttingen, Germany

1973: High school diploma

1975: BHF Bank Frankfurt, Bank Clerk

1979: Western Washington University, 
Bellingham, WA (USA)
BA Business Administration

Professional Career
1979–1980: Dragoco GmbH Holzminden and Vienna

1981–1993: Dragoco Gerberding & Co. GmbH, Managing Partner

1993–2002: Dragoco Gerberding & Co. AG, Chairman of the Executive Board

2002–2003: Symrise GmbH & Co. KG, Chairman of the Board

2003–2006: Symrise GmbH & Co. KG, Deputy Advisory Board Chairman

since 2004: Managing Director of Gerberding Vermögensverwaltungs GmbH & Co. KG

since 2007: Managing Director of Drago Invest GmbH & Co. KG
since 2013: Managing Partner of Gottfried Friedrichs (GmbH & Co.) KG, Hamburg

Membership in Legally Mandated Domestic Supervisory Boards
Symrise AG, Holzminden, Member of the Supervisory Board

Membership in Comparable Supervisory Bodies (Domestic and International)


Symrise Shares (Xetra)


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

We are happy to answer your questions about the Symrise share and other capital market topics. Contacts for other topics can be found at the contact overview or at careers.

Please send any voting rights notifications by fax to:
+49 (0) 5531/90 48 678 (LegalAdvice(at)symrise.com)

The corporate headquarters in Holzminden can be reached at:
Telephone: +49 (0) 5531/90-0
E-mail: info(at)symrise.com