Karl-Ludwig Kley is a German businessperson who has been the head of 6 different companies. Presently, Dr. Kley holds the position of Chairman-Supervisory Board of Deutsche Lufthansa AG and Chairman-Supervisory Board of E.ON SE. 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, Member-Executive Board at E. Merck KG, Vice President of Verband der Chemischen Industrie eV and Vice President at Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie e.V.
In his past career Karl-Ludwig Kley occupied the position of Chairman-Executive Board at Merck KGaA, Head-Corporate Finance & Investor Relations at Bayer AG and Chief Financial Officer for Bayer Holding Ltd. (a subsidiary of Bayer AG), Chairman-Supervisory Board for Lufthansa AirPlus Servicekarten GmbH, Chairman-Supervisory Board for 1. FC Köln GmbH & Co. KGaA, Head-Pharmaceutical Division at Bayer SpA and Director-Management Board at KG Allgemeine Leasing GmbH & Co.
Dr. Kley received a doctorate, a graduate degree and a graduate degree from Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München.