Karl-Ludwig Kley is a German businessperson who has been at the helm of 6 different companies. Currently, he holds the position of Chairman-Supervisory Board of Deutsche Lufthansa AG and Chairman-Supervisory Board at E.ON SE.
He is also on the board of Bayerische Motoren Werke AG and Chairman-Management Board at Baden Badener Unternehmergespräche, Member-Executive Board at E. Merck KG, Vice President of Verband der Chemischen Industrie eV and Vice President for Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie e.V.
Karl-Ludwig Kley previously occupied the position of Chairman-Executive Board at Merck KGaA, Chief Financial Officer of Deutsche Lufthansa AG and Chairman-Supervisory Board of Lufthansa AirPlus Servicekarten GmbH (a subsidiary of Deutsche Lufthansa AG), Head-Corporate Finance & Investor Relations at Bayer AG Chief Financial Officer of Bayer Holding Ltd. and Head-Pharmaceutical Division at Bayer SpA (both are subsidiaries of Bayer AG), Chairman-Supervisory Board for 1. FC Köln GmbH & Co. KGaA and Director-Management Board at KG Allgemeine Leasing GmbH & Co.
He received a doctorate, a graduate degree and a graduate degree from Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München.