ACTEGA Coatings & Sealants

Chief Technology Officer

Dr. Petra Severit

Born:

September 09, 1970

in Bergisch Gladbach

Education:

1990 – 1996

Studied Chemistry (UNIVERSITY of COLOGNE)

1996 – 1997 Diploma Thesis, Technical Chemistry (BAYER AG)
1997 – 2000 PhD Thesis Institute for Polymer Materials and Composites Teltow (FRAUNHOFER ORGANIZATION)

Professional career:

2000 – 2009

NISSHINBO GROUP (TMD FRICTION)
Head of Global Raw Material Portfolio, Project Manager New Tech Center and Laboratory, Troy, USA, Development Chemist

2009 – 2014

FEDERAL MOGUL
Global Director Advanced Product Development, Business Development China

2014 – 2018 ROYAL DSM
Global Director Research & Technology, Managing Director DSM Germany Sales Office
Since 2018 ALTANA AG
Chief Technology Officer