Klaus W. Hagenmueller

Evonik Operations GmbH

Head, Global Supply Chain Management, Health Care Business Line

Klaus W. Hagenmueller is Head, Global Supply Chain Management, Health Care Business Line, Evonik Operations GmbH, where he leads the global Supply Chain for Evonik’s Health Care business with 12 pharma dedicated plants worldwide. He has more than 30 years of industry experience, including 28 years with Evonik in positions of increasing leadership responsibility for controlling, sales, general management, global sourcing, in-/outbound logistics, and supply chain management. Prior to his current role, he was COO at Private Equity Orion Engineered Carbons from 2009 to 2013. As Vice President, Global Supply Chain Management & Procurement for Degussa AG’s Inorganic Materials business unit, he had overall responsibility for an annual purchasing volume of EUR 1+ billion ($1.1+ billion). From 1996 to 2003, he spent three years in Taipei/Taiwan as Head of Sales, Precious Metals, and four years in New York/USA as Vice President and Business Director for Precipitated Silica NAFTA. He received the Health Care Recognition Award in 2020 and the Global Sodium Silicate Award in 2003.