Frank Diez New Head of Leuco Board
Frank Diez is CEO of Leuco AG starting the 1st of July 2012. He succeeds Dietmar Bolkart who is leaving the company. Frank Diez (age 54) is married and has 4 children. He studied law and economics at the Universities in Tübingen and in Reutlingen.
With Frank Diez, changing from the Supervisory Board to the Executive Board, the shareholder families and the Supervisory Board focus on personal continuity at the head of the company: Frank Diez is an active member of the Supervisory Board since 1994. He became Vice President in 1996 and since 2002 he is President of the Supervisory Board. Mr. Diez, representing the shareholders, had a decisive part in the development of the company during the last two decades.
As CEO he will be responsible for Personal, Finance, Production, Service, Research & Development and Supply Management. The responsibility for Marketing and Sales will continue with Jörg Reiner Dimke, who is a member of the Executive Board since July 2005.
The vacant position of the President of the Supervisory Board will be taken over instantly by Michael Theurer (45), Member of the European Parliament. Mr. Theurer was Mayor of the city of Horb, the location of the Leuco headquarter, hence closely linked to our company.