Group Chief Financial Officer and Chief Information Technology Officer
Alan Hippe is Group Chief Financial Officer and Chief Information Technology Officer of F. Hoffmann-La Roche. He started his career in 1996 as Senior Vice-President of Group Controlling and IT Systems Divisions at Aveco Holding in Germany. In 1998, he joined Fraport as a Senior Vice-President for Controlling Finance and Accounting. He then moved to Continental, a worldwide supplier of automotive products and systems in 2002 and was a Member of the Executive Board. In 2005, Hippe served as President of Continental Tire North America and from 2008 was responsible for the Passenger & Light Truck Tires Division. From 2009 until 2011, he was the Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Executive Board of ThyssenKrupp. Hippe studied in Manheim and Toulon and has a degree in Business Studies from the University of Manheim. From 1993-1996, he was a PhD student and Scientific Assistant to the Chair for General Business Studies and Production Economics at the University of Mainz.