Executive Board - Wacker Chemie AG

Executive Board

Dr. Rudolf Staudigl, President & CEO

Board Responsibilities

  • Executive Personnel
  • Corporate Development
  • Corporate Communications
  • Investor Relations
  • Corporate Auditing
  • Legal
  • Compliance
  • Retirement Benefits


June 18, 1954 in Neufahrn near Freising, Germany


1978 Degree in chemistry (Ludwig-Maximilian University, Munich)

1981 Dr. rer. nat. (Munich). Thesis on metal-organic chemistry

Career Highlights

1981 Post-doctoral-fellowship, Harvard University, Cambridge/MA., USA

1982 Assistant Professor of inorganic chemistry (Ludwig-Maximilian University, Munich)

1983 Joined Wacker Siltronic AG, Burghausen

1989 Vice President Operations, Wacker Siltronic Corporation, Portland/OR, USA

1990 President and CEO at Wacker Siltronic Corporation, Portland/OR, USA

1993 Member of the Executive Board at Wacker Siltronic AG, Burghausen

1995 Member of the Executive Board, Wacker-Chemie, Munich

since May 2008 President & CEO of Wacker Chemie AG