Executive Board & Supervisory Board

Executive Board

Carl-Joachim von Schlenk-Barnsdorf
Chief Executive Officer of the Carl Schlenk AG

  • Born in 1963
  • Apprenticeship as a bank clerk
  • Study of Business Administration, graduate merchant
  • Joined the enterprise in 1993
  • CEO of Carl Schlenk AG since 1996
  • Has been managing the enterprise in the fourth generation.

Dr. Alois Seidl
Dr. Alois Seidl Member of the executive board of the Carl Schlenk AG
President Metallic Pigments GmbH

  • Born in 1966
  • Study of chemistry, graduate chemist
  • PhD in Natural Sciences
  • Holding various executive positions at Merck KGaA 1995 – 2010
  • Member of the executive board of the Carl Schlenk AG since July 2010

Supervisory Board

Employer representation:

Chairman: Eckhard Wilhelm Mehring; Solicitor and attorney
Hans Bolte (deputy chairman)
Dr. Robert Fischer
Arno Scharowsky

Employee representation:

Frank Lehner
Armin Mauser

SCHLENK Timeline

Carl Schlenk invested in the Weiss & Feyertag wrought iron manufacturing facility in Barnsdorf, Germany and in 1879 he used it to establish his own company.



We continuously optimize our production processes and consistently decrease our consumption of raw materials.


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