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August 04, 2015 8:02 PM ET

Metals and Mining

Company Overview of Heraeus Holding GMBH

Company Overview

Heraeus Holding GmbH operates as a precious metals and technology company in Germany and internationally. Its Precious Metals business group processes gold, silver, and platinum group metals primarily for use in the manufacture of industrial products for the automotive, semiconductor, electronics, and medical industries. It is also involved in industrial precious metal trading activities. This group serves the environmental, mobility, communications, energy, and health care sectors. The company’s Materials and Technologies business group develops and manufactures high-tech industrial products from gold, silver, and platinum-group metals, as well as high-melting-point non-precious refractory ...

Heraeusstrasse 12 – 14

Hanau,  63450


Founded in 1851

12,367 Employees


49 61 8135 5100


49 61 8135 4242

Key Executives for Heraeus Holding GMBH

Chairman of the Board of Management, Labour Director, Member of Management Board and Member of Financial Risk Committee
Age: 47
Chief Technical Officer, Managing Director of Global Business Unit Heraeus Chemicals and Member of Management Board
Age: 61
Managing Director of Heraeus Quarzglas
Age: 54
Managing Director of Heraeus Noblelight
Age: 58
Managing Director of Management Heraeus Medical
Age: 54
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

Heraeus Holding GMBH Key Developments

Heraeus to Open New Regional R&D Centers in Mainland China and Taiwan

The Heraeus Photovoltaics Global Business Unit announced the opening of their new Regional R&D centers in Mainland China and Taiwan for the development and modification of front-side and back-side metallization pastes during this year's SNEC International Photovoltaic Power Generation Conference & Exhibition.

Heraeus Holding Appoints Roland Gerner as New Board Member and Chief Technical Officer

Heraeus Holding GmbH has appointed Roland Gerner, managing director of Heraeus Precious Metals GmbH, as its new board member and chief technical officer, or CTO. With the appointment of Roland Gerner the Heraeus Board of Management will in future be a quartet. Roland Gerner (60) has worked for Heraeus since 2001. For many years, the postdoctural chemist was in charge of the former W.C. Heraeus and, after their separation, of the Business Group Heraeus Precious Metals.

Heraeus Announces Opening of Greater China Regional Headquarters in Shanghai

Heraeus Holding GmbH has announced the opening of its Greater China regional headquarters in Shanghai.

Recent Private Companies Transactions

December 5, 2014
Heraeus Catalysts (Danyang) Co., Ltd.

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