Carsten Spohr is a German businessperson who has been at the head of 6 different companies. Mr. Spohr occupies the position of Chief Executive Officer for Deutsche Lufthansa AG and Chairman-Supervisory Board of Germanwings GmbH and Chairman-Supervisory Board of Lufthansa Technik AG (both are subsidiaries of Deutsche Lufthansa AG) and Chief Financial Officer & Director at Mercedes-Benz South Africa Ltd.
He is also on the board of ThyssenKrupp AG.
In his past career he held the position of Chairman-Executive Board & Chief Executive Officer at Lufthansa Cargo AG, Chairman-Executive Board & Chief Executive Officer at Lufthansa German Airlines and Chief Executive Officer at PrivatAir SA.
Mr. Spohr received an undergraduate degree from the University of Karlsruhe.