Hamburg, June 2, 2020 – The Supervisory Board of Eppendorf AG has appointed Axel Jaeger as the company's new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). The 53-year-old financial expert will take over the management of the Hamburg-based life science company's Finance, IT and Controlling division on June 1, 2020. He succeeds Detmar Ammermann, who left the company last year.
Axel Jaeger is a graduate in business administration and a proven financial expert with degrees in auditing and tax consulting. Axel Jaeger has been a member of the Carl Zeiss Group's Management Board since 2005, most recently as CFO of the Semiconductor Manufacturing Technologies (SMT) business group. In 2018, he moved to Wash Tec AG in Augsburg as CFO and member of the Management Board.