Member of the Supervisory Board
Mr. Bernd Hirsch is Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Board at Evotec AG since June 9, 2015. Previously he was Member of the Supervisory Board at Evotec AG from June 2014. He is Chairman of the Audit Committee and Member of the Remuneration and Nomination Committee at the Company. He completed his degree in business administration at JuliusMaximiliansUniversitaet Wuerzburg and afterwards gained experience in various positions in the financial area. From 1998 to 2001, he was Audit Manager at the audit firm Arthur Andersen. In 2001, he started at Carl Zeiss Group as Head of Mergers Acquisitions. One year later, Mr. Hirsch was appointed Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Executive Board at Carl Zeiss Meditec AG. From December 2009 to December 2015, he was Chief Financial Officer and member of the Executive Board of Symrise AG. From April 1, 2016 onwards, Mr. Hirsch was Chief Financial Officer of Bertelsmann SE Co. KGaA. Furthermore, he acts as Director of Bertelsmann Inc., Penguin Random House LLC, Penguin Random House Limited and RTL Group S.A. Apart from his role as member of the Supervisory Board of Evotec AG, he does not hold memberships in any other comparable supervisory bodies.
Age: 46 Executive Since 2015