Press Release, December 20, 2016 - 11:30 am (CET)
Beginning January 1, 2017, Magdalena Moll will take over the responsibility for Corporate Affairs at OMV as Senior Vice President. She will directly report to Rainer Seele, CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board.
The appointment of Magdalena Moll coincides with the unification of the corporate communications, investor relations and sustainability departments into a single Corporate Affairs department.
“As OMV continues to evolve and revitalize its business internationally, effective and efficient communications with our stakeholders will be of paramount importance. Magdalena Moll has proven herself creating innovative strategic concepts and brings to the role extensive experience managing relationships across international markets. Along with her capable team, I look forward to OMV strengthening its relationships with stakeholders and improving its reputation as we progress with our strategic goals,” said Rainer Seele.
“OMV has a strong heritage and 60 year history of delivering valuable energy products to international customers. In my role as Head of Investor Relations, I have seen first-hand how teams within the business strive to deliver value every day, while safeguarding the communities where we operate. I look forward to working with the entire Corporate Affairs department to illustrate OMV’s unique proposition and to build confidence in our future success among our stakeholders,” said Magdalena Moll.
Magdalena Moll has been Senior Vice President of Investor Relations at OMV since June 2016. She studied business administration at the Vienna University of Economics and Business and then completed an MBA at Miami University in the United States of America. Following eight years in the banking and industry sector in the USA, she returned to Europe in 1992 to manage the Investor Relations department at Mannesmann AG in Düsseldorf. In February 1999, she moved to Henkel KGaA, where she was responsible for Capital Markets and Investor Relations. From August 2003 to April 2016 she headed up the Investor Relations department at BASF SE as Senior Vice President.
With Group sales of EUR 23 bn and a workforce of around 24,100 employees in 2015, OMV Aktiengesellschaft is one of Austria’s largest listed industrial companies. In Upstream, OMV focuses on three core regions – CEE (Romania, Austria), North Sea as well as Middle East and Africa – and selected development areas. 2015 daily production stood at approximately 303 kboe/d. In Downstream, OMV has an annual refining capacity of 17.8 mn tonnes and approximately 3,800 filling stations in 11 countries including Turkey as of end of 2015. OMV operates a gas pipeline network in Austria and gas storage facilities in Austria and Germany. In 2015, gas sales volumes amounted to 110 TWh.