Karl-Ludwig Kley is a German businessperson who has been at the head of 7 different companies. He occupies the position of Chairman-Supervisory Board for E.ON SE, Chairman-Supervisory Board for Deutsche Lufthansa AG and Co-Managing Director at Glasbau Hahn GmbH. Dr. Kley is also on the board of Bayerische Motoren Werke AG, Fritz Thyssen Stiftung and Deutsche Akademie der Technikwissenschaften eV and Chairman-Management Board at Baden Badener Unternehmergespräche, Vice President for Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie e.V., Member-Executive Board at E. Merck KG and Vice President at Verband der Chemischen Industrie eV.
In his past career Dr. Kley was Chairman-Executive Board at Merck KGaA, Head-Corporate Finance & Investor Relations at Bayer AG and Chief Financial Officer at Bayer Holding Ltd. (a subsidiary of Bayer AG), Chairman-Supervisory Board for Lufthansa AirPlus Servicekarten GmbH, Chairman-Supervisory Board of 1. FC Köln GmbH & Co. KGaA, Director-Management Board at KG Allgemeine Leasing GmbH & Co. and Head-Pharmaceutical Division at Bayer SpA.
Dr. Kley received a doctorate, a graduate degree and a graduate degree from Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München.