Executive Board

Dr. Markus Böning | CFO & CEO ad interim (DE)

Dr. Markus Böning, graduate economist and Dr. rer. oec. of Ruhr University Bochum, has been Chief Financial Officer of the Swiss Steel Group since October 1, 2020. Since April 1, 2021, Dr. Markus Böning has been acting as CEO ad interim. He gained his first professional experience in the Controlling and Mergers & Acquisitions areas of the ThyssenKrupp Group. In 2004 Dr. Böning assumed CFO responsibility at ThyssenKrupp Budd Company, an automotive supplier headquartered in Troy, Michigan. From 2007 to 2014 Dr. Böning was CFO responsible for the construction, ramp-up and optimization of a steel processing plant in Calvert, Alabama. From 2015 to 2020, Dr. Böning served as CFO of two private equity led international companies, first the Aenova Group, a contract manufacturer for pharmaceutical products, and then the Tekfor Group, an automotive supplier. Due to his many years of international CFO activity, Dr. Böning has broad management experience with a focus on cost optimization, restructuring and mergers & acquisitions.