04/20/2009, Düsseldorf / Germany
Henkel: Changes in Supervisory Board and Shareholders' Committee set for September
Albrecht Woeste to hand over to Simone Bagel-Trah
Albrecht Woeste, Chairman of the Supervisory Board and of the Shareholders' Committee of Henkel AG & Co. KGaA announced at today's Annual General Meeting of the company that he would be retiring from these offices in September 2009 and would be proposing to the members of both corporate bodies that they elect Dr. Simone Bagel-Trah as his successor. This handing-over of the corporate baton from the fourth to the fifth generation of the Henkel family was first announced last year.