Dr. Klaus Keysberg
Chairman of the Management Board of the Materials Services Business Area and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of thyssenkrupp Materials Services GmbH
Responsible for the operating units Materials North America, Materials Processing Europe, AST, Distribution Stainless, Aerospace and Technical Services as well as the headquarter functions Strategy, Markets & Development, Communications, Legal, Global Product Management & Supply Chain and Technology, Innovation & Sustainability.
Studied business administration (graduated as Diplom-Kaufmann) and doctorate (Dr. rer. pol.)
Dr. Klaus Keysberg joined the thyssenkrupp Group at the beginning of 1996. After various management posts in the automotive area, for example as Vice Chairman and CFO of the thyssenkrupp Bilstein Group, from 2006 he was with thyssenkrupp Services as head of finance of the Industrial Services business unit and commercial director of thyssenkrupp Xervon GmbH.
From 2011 to 2018 Dr. Klaus Keysberg was a member of the Executive Board of the Materials Services business area and a member of the Executive Board of thyssenkrupp Materials Services GmbH. During this time he was Chief Operating Officer until 2014, after which he was Chief Financial Officer responsible for Finance, Controlling, IT, Purchasing and Compliance.
Effective January 1, 2019, Dr. Klaus Keysberg has been Chairman of the Management Board and CFO of the Materials Services business area and Chairman of the Management Board and CFO of thyssenkrupp Materials Services GmbH.