Ralf Zastrau, Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Ralf Zastrau obtained his commercial grounding during his studies to become an industrial clerk in the plastic industry. There then followed double degree studies to become a business information specialist and business graduate in Germany and England. Ralf Zastrau concluded his studies with an international postgraduate course to become a Master of Business Administration in the USA. After his first managerial position as head of controlling in a medium-sized company group, Ralf Zastrau entered the strategic company development of Asea Brown Boveri AG (ABB). He then took on the responsibility as a member of the management in a subsidiary company.
Michael Jung, Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Also, he was a member of the NanoKommission during 2006-2011 and is vice-president of the german association for nanotechnology (Deutscher Verband Nanotechnologie e.V.).
Starting his career with development and product introduction of complex polymer systems, he was later in control of the overall activities in plant engineering for a medium-sized company where he was authorised signatory and member of the Management Board.
Daniel Seibert, Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
He studied business management at university and has many years of experience in finance, having most recently held the position of CFO at the publicly quoted company GENEART AG, which was taken over by the US corporation Life Technologies in 2010. Prior to this, he was Chief Financial Officer at Renergys Group AG, Zurich, until 2009. He was previously Managing Director at Scout24 Holding GmbH. Daniel Seibert has considerable expertise in mergers and acquisitions, having worked as Head of Investment Analysis and Controlling at T-Online International AG. He started his career at American Express in 1996.
In order to advance the strategic development of the Group, Nanogate established an Executive Committee in 2012. As well as the members of the Nanogate Management Board, it includes the managing directors of the four subsidiaries Nanogate Textile & Care Systems GmbH, Nanogate GfO Systems GmbH, Nanogate Eurogard Systems B.V. and Nanogate PD Systems GmbH.
Members of the Executive Commitee:
Daniel Seibert, Chief Financial Officer, Nanogate SE
Holger Zytur, Managing Director, Nanogate Textile & Care Systems GmbH
Gerd Leichner, Chief Executive Officer, Nanogate GfO Systems GmbH
Anthony Lucassen, Managing Director, Nanogate Eurogard Systems B.V.