Function: Board Member
Description: Andreas Hartleif (45) has been involved in the plastics industry for over 15 years. He joined VEKA AG in 1996, the world's largest extruder of uPVC profiles used for windows and doors. Coordination between VEKA and its subsidiaries, conducting sector analysis, monitoring and strategic planning, were his main areas of responsibilities before becoming a Member of the Board of Directors in 1998. Shortly thereafter, Andreas Hartleif was appointed Deputy Director and since 2007, has held the position of Chief Executive Officer for VEKA. In addition to this role, Andreas Hartleif also represents the interests of the European plastics industry as a Member of the Board of EuPC, the European trade association of plastic converters.