Executive Board

The Executive Board is responsible for managing the company. Its members are jointly accountable for the management of the company. The Executive Board has, as its prime responsibility, the group's strategic management, resource allocation, financial accounting and reporting, risk management, and corporate control.

Dr. Andreas Eckert
Chairman of the Executive Board
Dr. Andreas Eckert completed his academic studies in Heidelberg, New York and Berlin. After graduating with a Dr. phil. degree in Heidelberg, he worked for the Secretary-General of the United Nations as an Information Officer in New York, Latin America, Asia and Africa. Dr. Eckert returned to Berlin after the German reunification as an independent management consultant. He then founded the Eckert & Ziegler Strahlen- und Medizintechnik AG as well as other technology organisations predominantly involved in the life science branches.

Dr. Harald Hasselmann
Member of the Executive Board

After completing his doctorate studies in economics he gained experience at various international pharmaceutical companies. He was head of controlling for Europe at Bayer Pharma, managing director at Schering’s Hungarian subsidiary and director of the Berlin-based biotech company metaGen. He has held various positions in large and medium-sized healthcare companies and has an excellent track record in sales, controlling and implementing restructuring measures. With effect from October 1, 2015, Dr. Harald Hasselmann became Managing Director for Sales and Finances at Eckert & Ziegler BEBIG. In January 2017 he was recruited as a member of the Board of Directors of Eckert & Ziegler.

Dr. André Heß
Member of the Executive Board
After completing his doctorate studies in chemistry and studies in industrial engineering and management, he worked for several years as scientific assistant at the Humboldt University in Berlin. He joined the Eckert & Ziegler Group in 1996, initially as radiochemist and later as Head of Development and General Manager of different subsidiaries within the Group. In March 2008 Dr. André Heß was recruited as a member of the Board of Directors of Eckert & Ziegler.