Biography Petra Preining

Petra Preining was appointed Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Semperit AG Holding as of May 17, 2021. In this function, she is responsible for the Finance areas of the Industrial and Medical Sectors as well as Accounting & Tax, Controlling, Internal Audit, Risk Management, Treasury and IT.

After studying business administration at the Vienna University of Economics and Business, Petra Preining worked for Unilever (Austria Frost GmbH) and Kraft Jacobs Suchard in various finance positions before joining Wyeth in 2001. During her nine years at Wyeth, she held the positions of Finance Manager ECE/CIS/MEA and CFO Russia. From 2010 to 2013, she was Finance Director at TRC Ltd/Tiller JLT and served as CFO at Austrian Kurdish Oilfield Services LLC from 2013 to 2015.

From 2016, Ms Preining was employed by B&C Industrieholding GmbH. From February 2017 as Managing Director of B&C Innovation Investments GmbH and from September 2018 as Senior Finance Expert at B&C Industrieholding GmbH. In parallel, she was a member of the Supervisory Board and the Audit Committee of Semperit AG Holding from May 2017. Since September 2019, Ms Preining has served as a member of the Supervisory Board of Frequentis AG.

In March 2020, Petra Preining took over the function of Chief Financial Officer at Semperit AG Holding on an interim basis for about seven months in order to return to the B&C Group as Managing Director of B&C KB Holding GmbH and B&C Innovation Investments GmbH in October 2020.

Petra Preining was born in Vienna, Austria in 1973.

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