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thyssenkrupp Appoints Permanent Chief Executive 

3/23/2020 - thyssenkrupp interim chief executive Martina Merz has been given the job on a permanent basis, the steelmaker has announced.  In a statement, thyssenkrupp said Merz will begin a three-year contract on 1 April. 
"I am grateful for the trust the supervisory board has in me and my work. I am very committed to the company," Merz said in a statement. 

"We started the transformation process at thyssenkrupp together. And together with the employees, the management team, my colleagues and the supervisory board I would like to continue along this path. Together we will make the company successful again."

Merz took over as interim chief executive in October 2019.