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Frank Göring

Chairman of the Board (CEO)

Frank Göring, born 1961 in Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany, is married and has two daughters. He studied at the University of Paderborn and graduated with a degree in business studies (Diplom-Kaufmann).

Career

Frank Göring started his career in the marketing department at Procter + Gamble GmbH. Since 1992, he worked in different management positions in sales and marketing, with his last position being Marketing Manager with Reemtsma Cigarettenfabriken GmbH. In 1996, he moved to Hero AG (Schwartauer Werke) as Marketing Manager with power of attorney.

In 1997, Frank Göring joined Villeroy & Boch AG as Marketing Director for the Bathroom and Kitchen Division. Since 2000, he has also been in charge of Corporate Marketing. In July 2002, Mr Göring took on overall responsibility for the Sanitary Ceramics and Kitchens Division. Since January 2005, he has been a member of the Villeroy & Boch AG Management Board with responsibility for the Bathroom and Wellness Division. In June 2007, Mr Göring was appointed Spokesman of the Management Board, and also took on responsibility for the Tableware Division.

Since May 2009, Frank Göring has been Chairman of the Villeroy & Boch AG Management Board.

Group-level responsibilities

Strategy, Human Resources, Legal, Compliance, M&A, Public Relations and Innovation.