Covestro Covestro's interim CFO is Patrick Thomas
Germany - CEO Patrick Thomas will assume the role of interim CFO following the resignation of Frank H. Lutz., the leading polymer company, Covestro, has reported.
Thomas has an excellent reputation within the capital markets based on his long-standing financial and industry expertise, particularly since Covestro’s successful IPO under his leadership in 2015, Covestro noted.
Dr. Richard Pott, chairman of the Supervisory Board at Covestro, said: “We regret Lutz’s decision but of course we respect this step and thank him for his contribution to the succesfull development of the company. Covestro is in an excellent position to pursue its strategy of long-term profitable growth, based on operational strength and strong financial results. The search process for a successor is on the way.”
Thomas: “We have a great team with an innovative spirit and true enthusiasm. Together we will continue to follow our successful path to make the world a brighter place.”
The succession in the position as Labour Director at Covestro will be announced in due course.