Together with Prof. Dr. Klaus Müller, who acts as CFO, she forms the management of the foundation-owned CHT Group, which includes chemicals used in the global leather industry.

Up to 2020, Baumann worked for many years in a leading global company in the chemical industry. She joined CHT Group in January 2020 and, as Group Vice President, has headed the Business Field General Industries at Group level. As CEO, Eva Baumann is now responsible for Marketing, Sales, Corporate Strategy, Human Resources and Sustainability.

Johan de Ruiter, Chairman of the Foundation, is confident: “With Eva Baumann, we have appointed a CEO for the CHT Group who has known the company for several years.
Her many years of experience in managing an international business field and her diverse activities in the chemical industry make her the ideal candidate. In these challenging times, we are confident that Eva Baumann as CEO will ensure and further expand the long-term success of the CHT Group.”