Frank Schneider

11 July 2022

Mr. Frank Schneider is member of the Executive Committee of the international speciality

chemicals and ingredients distributor IMCD N.V. based in Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

He started his career at IMCD in May 2000 as Business Unit Manager Coatings Germany

and in addition took over the role as Business Group Director Coatings & Construction in

  1. In 2010, he was appointed as Managing Director IMCD Deutschland, a position he

held until August 2019. Frank joined the IMCD Group Executive Committee in January 2011.

Frank additionally assumes regional responsibilities for IMCD South Eastern

Europe, IMCD Switzerland, IMCD Germany and IMCD Middle East.


He started his career in the chemical industry as a Marketing & Sales Trainee for the BASF

SE in Ludwigshafen in 1986. In 11 years at “The Chemical Company”, he gained

experiences as Regional Marketing Manager Coating Resins for BASF France and Product

& Key Account Manager Adhesive Resins in Ludwigshafen. Before he joined IMCD Frank

worked as Sales Manager Adhesives for H.B. Fuller Europe.


Frank is German, and studied law at the University of Freiburg, Germany, and Business

Administration at the University of Ludwigshafen. In his free time, he enjoys art, literature,

running and skiing.