Katja Borgaus to be the Head of Human Resources at LANXESS

Katja Borghaus to become the new Head of Human Resources at LANXESS by 1st July 2021, at the latest.


Katja Borghaus moves from Aramark Holding Deutschland GmbH to LANXESS as Head of the Human Resouces group function by 1st July 2021, at the latest. At Aramark, she was the managing director responsible for human resources, occupational safety, hygiene and quality since 2011. In 2016 she was also given HR responsibility for the continental Europe region.

Katja Borghaus studied law in Passau, Germany, and started her career as a lawyer specializing in labour law. In 1999, she joined the laboratory diagnostics group, Dade Behring. There she held various international management positions in the human resources department until 2007. Following the acquisition of Dade Behring by Siemens AG, Borghaus was responsible for all HR-related integration issues for several European countries. She then became Vice President HR for Europe, Middle East and Africa region at Siemens’ Healthcare division before joining Aramark in 2011.

Stephanie Coßmann, Labor Director and Member of the Board of Management, LANXESS AG, said: “I am very pleased that with Katja Borghaus we have been able to recruit such an experienced expert as the new head of our Human Resources group function.”

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