Rainier van Roessel is a businessperson who has been the head of 10 different companies.
He holds the position of Chairman for Holding Hispania SL, Chairman-Supervisory Board for Rhein Chemie Rheinau GmbH, Chairman of Lanxess Chemicals SL, Chairman of Lanxess SA de CV, Chairman at Lanxess Pte Ltd. and Managing Director at Lanxess NV.
He is also Member of Deutsche Gesellschaft Fuer Personalfuehrung EV, Member-Executive Board at LANXESS Deutschland GmbH and Member of Verband der Chemischen Industrie eV and on the board of 8 other companies.
Dr. Van Roessel previously was Project Manager at Bayer AG and Director-Industrial Relations at Lanxess AG Chairman of LANXESS India Pvt Ltd. Chairman & Director-Labor Relations at LANXESS Corp. Chairman for LANXESS Hong Kong Ltd. and Chairman of LANXESS KK (which are all subsidiaries of Lanxess AG).
He received a doctorate from Universität zu Köln.