Wolfgang Weber

Wolfgang Weber has been the CEO since 2020. He was appointed by the Executive Board and directs the affairs of the Association based on the requirements of the President and the Executive Board.

Chief Executive Officer

Dr. Wolfgang Weber

Wolfgang Weber, CEO. © ZVEI / Alexander Grüber

Current function

​since 2020 ZVEI Frankfurt am Main/Germany, Chief Executive Officer

Professional Experience

2017-2019 Vice President Communications and Government Relations Europe, Middle East, Africa (EMEA), BASF, Brussels and Ludwigshafen/Germany
2011-2017 Vice President EU Government Relations, BASF, Brussels
2006-2011 Head of Energy and Climate Policy, Communications & Government Relations BASF Group, Ludwigshafen/Germany
1999-2006 Consultant at German Chemical Industry Association (VCI)
1997-1999 Postdoc at the University of California (USA)
1997 System Analyst at SAP AG

Education & Qualifications

1987-1996 Study of chemistry at the University of Frankfurt/Germany, Doctorate​ at the University of Zürich/Switzerland
1986-1987​ Military Service in the German Army
​1986 School examination / High school