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writer , chemical industry executive

Michael Artur Rudolf Magerstädt, Chemical industry executive, writer. Avocations: flying single engine planes, skiing, sports, playing piano. M C. Recipient Klaus Koch award Berlin University, 1980; nominee German Astronaut Corps, Köln, 1987.

Background

Magerstädt, Michael Artur Rudolf was born on April 8, 1957 in Berlin. Son of Rolf Ernst and Ingeborg Margarete Marie (Grolms) Magerstädt.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Technology University, Berlin, 1978. Master of Science, Technology University, Berlin, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy summa cum laude, Technology University, Berlin, 1980.

Career

Student career adivsor Technology University, Berlin, 1979-1982, research associate, 1980-1982. Postdoctoral associate University Georgia, Athens, 1983-1984. Visiting scientist National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1984-1986.

Senior researcher Hoechst AG Central Research, Frankfurt, Federal Republic of Germany, 1986-1990. Manager sales Hoechst AG, Separations Products Division, Wiesbaden, Federal Republic of Germany, 1991-1992. Global manager, sales and marketing, Hoechst AG, Separation, Federal Republic of Germany, 1992-1997.

Senior vice president sales and marketing Celgard GmbH (Hoechst Group), 1998. Managing director Wilden AG, Küssnacht, Switzerland, since 2001.

Achievements

  • Avocations: flying single engine planes, skiing, sports, playing piano. M C.

Membership

Sponsor/godfather Kindernothilfe, Ecuador, since 1998. Member Arbeitskreis weibl. Führungskräfte, Hoechst, 1990-1995.

Member board directors Chemical Institute, University Berlin, 1980-1982. Member American Chemical Society, Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker, International Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Society, New York Academy of Sciences, Hanseatischer Fliegerclub, Frankfurter Verein für Luftfahrt.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Flying single engine planes, skiing, sports, playing piano.

Connections

Married Maria Brigitte Schreiner, December 6, 1991. Children: Maximilian, Melanie.

father:
Rolf Ernst Magerstädt

mother:
Ingeborg Margarete Marie (Grolms) Magerstädt

spouse:
Maria Brigitte Schreiner

children:
Maximilian Magerstädt

Melanie Magerstädt