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Holcim names Chairman of the Board of Holcim (Schweiz) AG

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Kaspar E.A. Wenger has been appointed as Chairman of the Board of Holcim (Schweiz) AG, effective from 30 June 2015. Wenger has been with Holcim for over two decades, during which time he had operating responsibility for Holcim (Schweiz) AG and for Central Europe. In his new role, Wenger will help to support the activities of LafargeHolcim in Switzerland.

Gerd Aufdenblatten, currently CFO of Holcim Central Europe, will takeover the position vacated by Wenger to become Cluster-CEO. Aufdenblatten joined Holcim in 2007. In addition to CFO of Holcim Central Europe, his other roles at the company include Head of Corporate Controlling for the Group.

Holcim will announce the appointment of a new CFO of Holcim Central Europe in due course.

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