PARIS — Symrise AG has tapped Olaf Klinger as its new chief financial officer, effective Feb. 1, 2016.
Klinger, 50, is to join the Holzminden, Germany-based fragrance and flavors giant from private clinic operator AMEOS, where he is in charge of its finance department. Before that, he held various management positions at pharmaceutical and chemical company Merck KGaA.
He is to succeed Bernd Hirsch. As reported, Hirsch is leaving at his own request and on amicable terms at the end of the year.