CFO Ludger Heuberg Left H.C. Starck Group
He still, however, servs in an advisory role to the shareholders of H.C. Starck, Advent International and The Carlyle Group. L. Heuberg started his very successful career at H.C. Starck in November 2010 as Chief Financial Officer of the Group. He has been very successfully leading important initiatives and projects worldwide in his area of responsibility and with that has made a significant contribution to the positive development of the H.C. Starck Group. Since July 2014, Matthias Schmitz succeeded Ludger Heuberg as Group CFO and Member of the Executive Board at H.C. Starck. After studying industrial engineering and earning a doctorate degree at the Technical University Kaiserslautern/DE, Matthias Schmitz began his professional career at KSB AG, where he became head of Group Controlling at the beginning of 1997. Five years later he moved to Mahle GmbH as Board Member of the Pistons and Engine Components Division with responsibility for Controlling, Accounting and Mergers and Acquisitions. In 2007, he joined the Kion Group as Commercial Director of the Linde Material Handling GmbH, where he was responsible for Finance, Leasing, Cash Management, Legal, IT, Controlling and Accounting, among others.