January 23, 2017 1:38 AM ET

Metals and Mining

Company Overview of K+S KALI GmbH

Company Overview

K+S KALI GmbH mines and extracts crude salts containing potassium, magnesium, and sulphur. It offers a range of soil conditioners, as well as liquid and foliar fertilizers for application in organic agriculture; epsom salts, potassium sulphates, and potassium chlorides for application in food and pharmaceutical industries; and a range of industrial raw materials, which include potassium sulphates and potassium chlorides, as well as magnesium chlorides and magnesium sulphates for application in chemical, consumer goods, and other industries. The company’s products are used to produce a range of fertilizer specialties and preliminary products for technical, industrial, and pharmaceutical appli...

Bertha-von-Suttner-Str. 7

Kassel,  34131


Founded in 2002


49 561 9301 0


49 561 9301 1744

Key Executives for K+S KALI GmbH

President K+S North America Corporation
Head of Business Segment Development
Head of The Sustainability Unit
Executive Chairman of K+S Aktiengesellschaft
Age: 62
Member of Management Board and Executive Director
Age: 58
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

K+S KALI GmbH Key Developments

Ralph Jäger Leaves K+S KALI GmbH, as Management Board Member and the Company Personnel Director

The Supervisory Board of K+S KALI GmbH and Dr. Ralph Jäger, management board member and the company personnel director, agreed that Dr. Jäger’s current term of office, which is set to expire on June 30, 2017, will not be extended. He will leave the company on November 30, 2016. Dr. Jäger was appointed to the management board in July 2014 to serve as personnel director and has hitherto been responsible for Finance & Controlling, Human Resources, Structure & Organisation as well as Compliance at K+S KALI GmbH.

K+S KALI GmbH Announces Management Changes

The Supervisory Board of K+S KALI GmbH has appointed Dr. Rainer Gerling to the executive management of the company with effect from 1 January 2016. Dr. Gerling will succeed Dr. Ralf Diekmann, who will retire on 31 December 2015 after 34 years of service with the K+S Group. Dr. Gerling will assume responsibility for production and technology. His term of office will run until 31 December 2018. Dr. Gerling currently heads the Werra potash plant, where his work primarily involves matters relating to the environment, approval procedures and occupational safety.

K+S KALI GmbH Announces Changes in the Executive Management

The Supervisory Board of K+S KALI GmbH, Kassel, has appointed Dr. Rainer Gerling to the executive management of the Company with effect from 1 January 2016. Dr. Gerling (56) will succeed Dr. Ralf Diekmann, who will retire on 31 December 2015 after 34 years of service with the KS Group. Dr. Gerling will assume responsibility for production and technology. His term of office will run until 31 December 2018. Dr. Gerling currently heads the Werra potash plant, where his work primarily involves matters relating to the environment, approval procedures and occupational safety. He has worked for the K S Group since 1985 and possesses extensive experience gained by working in several K+S plants in Lower Saxony, SaxonyAnhalt and Hesse, where he was responsible for mining technology as well as underground production/technology.

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