RHI Magnesita, the leading global supplier of refractory products and solutions, is adding a new member to its Executive Management Team. Ticiana Kobel, 49, will join RHI Magnesita as Executive Vice President and General Counsel.
"We are really happy to have Ticiana Kobel on board," said Stefan Borgas, CEO of RHI Magnesita. "With her more than 20 years of experience in different positions providing legal insight on a global scale, leading legal departments and making strategic decisions in legal and governance matters at multinational companies, she perfectly fits the needs of our global company and will be an asset in the future development of our success." Kobel, who completed a law degree with an emphasis in corporate law and an LLM in international economic law and European law in Lausanne and Geneva, Switzerland, has gained valuable management skills in a wide range of global business branches, leading legal departments in the manufacturing industry, the aviation industry, the technology industry, the service sector and the engineering industry. She has been in charge of crucial projects pertaining to all legal matters, such as spin-offs, entity sales, potential acquisition targets and corporate governance issues, and assisted with the design and implementation of compliance functions, mergers and acquisitions and partnerships.