Marc Christian Köppe becomes new Managing Director

Marc Christian Köppe, current head of the Refinish Coatings business of BASF Coatings Services GmbH in Dortmund, will assume responsibility for the Business Management PCI Europe Unit, effective October 1, 2015.

Graduated in Business Administration, Marc Christian Köppe joined BASF in 2003. Before, he already worked in various functions in the Construction Chemicals division, which includes PCI, amongst others as Head of Marketing and Sales in China. Since 2012 he was head of the German Refinish Coatings business of BASF Coatings Services GmbH.

Marc Christian Köppe succeeds Clemens Bierig, who will assume a new position within BASF Coatings Services GmbH after eight years.