With effect from today, Joseph Knoll (York Capital Management) resigned from his mandate as Non-Executive Director of Braas Monier Building Group S.A. on his own accord. Mr Knoll was appointed member of the Board of Directors of Braas Monier Building Group S.A. on 4 June 2014.
Also, with effect from today, Torsten Murke (BNP Paribas) was appointed member of the Board of Directors of Braas Monier Building Group S.A., taking over the vacant position following the resignation of Gilles Vanel (BNP Paribas) on 16 December 2014. In accordance with Article 20 of the Articles of Association of Braas Monier Building Group S.A., this appointment is made by the Board of Directors on a temporary basis until the annual general meeting on 13 May 2015.
Torsten Murke is Deputy Chairman of the Group Management Board and Head of Corporate & Institutional Banking at BNP Paribas S.A. Germany in Frankfurt, Germany, and has worked for the company since 2012. Prior to joining BNP he worked 5 years at Credit Suisse, Frankfurt, lastly as Managing Director and Co-Head Investment Banking Department Germany / Austria. Prior to that, he held various management positions in international financial institutions. Mr. Murke holds a degree in business administration from the University of Cologne and is a graduate of the Executive Program at Stanford University.