Dr. Jochen Gann

Non-Executive Director

  • Appointed: 2016
  • Joined Hikma: 2016
  • Nationality: German

Skills and experience: Jochen is Global Head of Corporate Finance / M&A and Corporate Vice President at C. H. Boehringer Sohn AG & Co. KG. In his M&A role he leads Boehringer Ingelheim’s mergers and acquisitions activities across all businesses. He is also responsible for Business Development & Licensing (Strategic Transaction and Alliance Management) for Boehringer’s prescription medicine division. In addition, in his role as Corporate Treasurer he is responsible for the group’s financing asset management, risk management, and liquidity and credit management activities as well as the corporate banking strategy. Jochen is also managing director of the Corporate Venture Fund.

Jochen has held several senior roles at Boehringer Ingelheim including Head of Controlling Subsidiaries and Head of Tax. Prior to joining Boehringer Ingelheim in 2007, Jochen held the positions of Head of Corporate Treasury at Cognis GmbH, Managing Director at Degussa Bank GmbH, Head of Treasury Controlling at Hoechst AG and Consultant at Metzler, Germany.

Jochen holds a Doctorate Degree (International Finance) from University of Hohenheim, Germany and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration and Science from University of Karlsruhe, Germany.

Other appointments: Jochen currently holds a number of board positions at companies of the Boehringer Ingelheim group. He is also currently Chairman of the Finance committee at Verband Der Chemischen Industrie e. V., and a Member of the Advisory Board of KfW IPEX-Bank GmbH.

Committee membership: None