Deutsche Post DHL Group appoints Melanie Kreis as new CFO
After more than seven years, Mr. Rosen wishes to retire on September 30, 2016.
Mr. Rosen has been the CFO of Deutsche Post AG, since June 30, 2009 and has been its Member of the Board of Management since September 2009. He serves as a Member of the Board of Management at Deutsche Post DHL.
Mr. Rosen started his career 1981 at Republic Steel Corporation, USA.
He served as the Chief Financial Officer and Member of Management Board at Fresenius Medical Care Management AG, a general partner at Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGAA (formerly, Fresenius Medical Care Corp.) since November 2003 and April 8, 2005, respectively and also served as its Principal Accounting Officer.
Mr. Rosen served as the Head of Finance and Global Business Services at Deutsche Post AG. He served as the Chief Financial Officer of Fresenius SE & Co KGaA (also known as Fresenius AG) since November 1, 2003.
Mr. Rosen served as the Group Senior Vice President for Corporate Finance and Treasury at Aventis S.A., in Strasbourg, France. From 1984 to 2000, he served different positions at the Aventis predecessor companies Hoechst AG and American Hoechst / Hoechst Celanese Inc
Mr. Rosen served as a Member of Supervisory Board at Deutsche Postbank AG since September 10, 2009 until August 28, 2015. He has been a Supervisory Director of Qiagen NV since June 24, 2013. He serves as a Member of Supervisory Board at Lanxess AG. He is a Member of Supervisory Board at LANXESS Deutschland GmbH.
Mr. Rosen holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Michigan, USA and a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the State University of New York at Brockport, USA.
Ms. Kreis started her career with McKinsey & Company in 1997, before moving to Apax Partners Private Equity.
She joined Deutsche Post DHL in 2004, to focus on international M&A projects. Following the Group's acquisition of Exel in 2005, she moved to Bracknell, U.K., to lead the overall Logistics integration effort. Ms. Kreis was instrumental in planning and executing the sale of Postbank to Deutsche Bank.
Prior to joining the Board, Ms. Kreis was Chief Financial Officer of DHL Express. ■