Member of the Supervisory Board of Covestro Deutschland AG
United States of America
Peter Hausmann was born in 1954 in Einbeck, Germany. From 1975 to 1980 he studied law at the University in Göttingen and then worked as a trainee lawyer in Braunschweig and Hannover until 1982. Subsequently he worked as an attorney with a focus on labor law and consumer protection. 1983 he became Secretary at the German Chemical, Paper and Ceramics Industrial Union in Hannover. He started to work at the Executive Committee Division for Youth Education. 1987 he transferred to the Division for Wage Policy/Humanization where he became head of the department wage law and wage law/humanization respectively. 2006 he became Chair of the North Rhine District of the German Mining, Chemical and Energy Industrial Union (IG BCE) in Düsseldorf. Since 2009 he has been member of the Executive Committee of IG BCE in Hannover where he is responsible for wages and finance. Hausmann is a member of the supervisory boards of Henkel AG & Co. KGaA Düsseldorf, Continental AG Hannover, 50Hertz Transmission GmbH Berlin (Vice Chairman), Vivawest GmbH Gelsenkirchen sowie Vivawest Wohnen GmbH.