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K+S Aktiengesellschaft

Board memberships of Lohr and Boeckers extended

Kassel, 22.08.2019 
Dr. Burkhard Lohr (56) will continue to be Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of K+S Aktiengesellschaft until June 2025. The membership, which runs until 31 May 2020, was extended by five years in the Company’s Supervisory Board meeting today.

At the same time, the current membership of CFO Thorsten Boeckers (44), which still runs until 11 May 2020, was also extended by five years - until May 2025.

"We are very much looking forward to continuing the great cooperation. K+S is developing excellently in a demanding market environment and, to some extent, under difficult conditions. The implementation of the new Shaping 2030 strategy is being rigorously pursued and gives the company clear guidance with ambitious goals. We are convinced that the Board of Executive Directors team will continue to drive the successful development of K+S forward," said Dr. Andreas Kreimeyer, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Company.

For legal reasons, the membership of Mark Roberts (56), Chief Operating Officer, which runs until the end of September 2020, cannot be extended until autumn of this year.

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Photos and CVs of the members of the Board of Executive Directors of K+S Aktiengesellschaft can be found at

About K+S

K+S is a customer-focused, independent minerals company for the Agriculture, Industry, Consumers, and Communities segments and wants to grow the EBITDA to € 3 billion by 2030. Our approximately 15,000 employees enable farmers to provide nutrition for the world, solutions that keep industries going, improve daily life for consumers and provide safety in winter. We continually meet the growing demand for mineral products from production sites in Europe, North and South America as well as a worldwide sales network. We strive for sustainability because we are deeply committed to our responsibilities to people, environment, communities, and economy in the regions in which we operate. Learn more about K+S at

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