One year ago he was initially appointed a deputy member.
Melsungen (Germany). In its meeting held yesterday, the Supervisory Board of B. Braun Melsungen AG appointed Dr. Hanns-Peter Knaebel a full member of the Management Board. One year ago, Dr. Knaebel had succeeded Prof. Dr. Dr. Dr. h. c. Michael Ungethüm on the Management Board of B. Braun Melsungen AG, initially as a deputy member.
Born in Stuttgart in 1968, Dr. Hanns-Peter Knaebel studied medicine in Ulm, Tübingen and at Yale University in New Haven, USA. On completing his studies and his doctorate in 1995, he began work as a doctor at Heidelberg Surgical University Hospital, where he remained for twelve years, the last five as Senior Physician. Dr. Knaebel is a specialist in surgery and visceral surgery.
On January 1, 2007, he took over as Head of the Clinical Science department in the Aesculap division, where he has had global responsibility for Marketing and Sales since May 1, 2007. In March 2008, Dr. Knaebel was appointed to the management of Aesculap AG & Co. KG and has been a member of the Aesculap AG Management Board since May 6, 2008. Dr. Knaebel is married with three children.