Wendelin Hettler entered into retirement as of March 31st, 2016

Mr. Wendelin Hettler, Managing Director Division 1 of BASF Wolman GmbH has ended his active work contract by March 31st, 2016. Since April 1st, 2016, BASF Wolman GmbH is managed by Dr. Ralf Schulz as sole Managing Director.

In his 32 years of dedicated service with BASF, Wendelin significantly contributed with his strong customer orientation and outstanding wood preservation expertise to further develop the wood protection business of BASF and the brand Wolman. Wendelin shaped as internationally recognized expert the European wood preserving industry through his intense work in industry associations, standardization committees and through open dialogue and cooperation with regulatory authorities. Wendelin will continue to consult BASF Wolman GmbH with his expertise until 2017.

We thank Wendelin very much for his contribution and wish him all the best for the future.