DGAP-Ad-hoc: Airbus SE / Key word(s): Change of Personnel
Ad-hoc release, 21 November 2018
Airbus selects Dominik Asam as future Chief Financial Officer
In the context of the ongoing management transition process led by its Board of Directors, Airbus SE (stock exchange symbol: AIR) has appointed Dominik Asam, 49, to succeed Harald Wilhelm, 52, as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in April 2019. Asam, currently CFO of Munich-based Infineon Technologies AG, will join Airbus on 1 April 2019 ensuring a smooth handover with Harald Wilhelm, who remains in charge in his current role until the Annual General Meeting on 10 April 2019.
As CFO, Dominik Asam will report to future CEO Guillaume Faury and become a Member of the Airbus Executive Committee.
Guillaume Faury, President Airbus Commercial Aircraft, said: "I am very much looking forward to working with Dominik to continue improving our company's financial performance. A finance expert with an engineering and wide industrial background is a great choice for this mission."
In 2011, Dominik Asam was appointed CFO of Infineon Technologies where he has been responsible for functions including Group Controlling, IT, Treasury, Investor Relations, Compliance & Risk Management, Export Control and Sustainability and Business Continuity. During his tenure as CFO, Infineon took top spots in Institutional Investor rankings and obtained a long-term Standard & Poor's credit rating.
A 1994 graduate in Mechanical Engineering from the Technical University of Munich,
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