Hartmut is the Former Director, Middle East, Turkey and Central Asia, and Africa, for DuPont and spends his time between Germany and The UAE.

He joined DuPont in 1985 and has held various regional and global management positions in Product Management, R&D, Sales, Marketing, and Administration and has played a key role in spearheading strategic growth of DuPont for developing countries out of Germany, France, USA, Switzerland, and UAE.

He brings in a wealth of experience, served first as Director for the DuPont Agriculture Business and later for the entire business interest of the DuPont Corporation in Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa for more than fifteen years.

His studies were in Agriculture Engineering; Master's, University of Kiel, Germany and goes without saying that as a German he brings a stellar discipline and precision to all his engagements.

He is married and proud father of 3 successful young men, an avid sailor and a globally respected business leader. Now, after retirement at DuPont, engaged in advisory roles and as President of Iuventus Academiae Holsatorum e.V. working with Christian-Albrechts-University, Kiel to identify, acknowledge and honor outstanding students.