Chairman of the Management Board
Stephan Sturm, became Chairman of the Management Board of Fresenius (equivalent to President and CEO) on July 1, 2016, after serving for 11 and a half years as the company’s Chief Financial Officer. Before joining Fresenius in 2005, he was a Managing Director of Credit Suisse First Boston (CSFB), from 2000 as Head of Investment Banking for Germany and Austria, and also served on CSFB’s European Management Committee. During his more than 13 years in investment banking, Stephan Sturm held various executive positions with BHF-Bank, Union Bank of Switzerland and CSFB in Frankfurt and London. Prior to entering investment banking in 1991, he was a management consultant at McKinsey & Co in Duesseldorf and Frankfurt. Stephan Sturm holds a degree in Business from Mannheim University.