Chief Commercial Officer
Mr Hopmann joined DyStar Group in 1995 and has held senior management positions in South Africa, Hong Kong, China and Europe. He is currently the Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) of DyStar Group, responsible for the Group Sales and Marketing activities based in Germany.
Mr Hopmann started his career with Hoechst AG in the early 1980s specialising in the Dyes Business. He was promoted as Business Manager in 1988 and later to Department Manager in 1992 to lead Hoechst Taiwan’s Dyes and Fibres business.
Mr Hopmann was the Managing Director for DyStar Johannesburg, South Africa in 1995 and move on to Head DyStar China in 2000. He returned to Head Europe after 2010.
Eric was appointed as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in 2014.