Catharina Müller-Buschbaum / Geschäftsführerin | Evonik Digital GmbH

Catharina studied chemistry in Cologne, Germany, and in Melbourne, Australia. Having achieved her Doctorate in Solid State Chemistry (Cologne, 2004), she started her industrial career with Evonik Industries continuing her focus on Research and Development within the Inorganic Specialty Materials Business. This was followed by different management responsibilities in Marketing and Controlling before she joined the Corporate Strategy department in 2013. Since January 2016 she has been part and founding member of the latest digitalisation initiative of Evonik and since January 2017 Managing Director of Evonik Digital GmbH. Evonik Digital GmbH is particularly interested in new ways of customer interactions and all sort of machine learning applications enabling the intelligent use of data.