Since July 1st 2021 Uwe Arndt is Vice President heading Integrated Logistics within the Division Supply Chain & Logistics for Europe for all businesses of Covestro in this region.
He has more than 35 years of experience in the chemical industry ranging from research and production & technology up to general management in which he had responsibility for large scale production of hazardous chemicals, investment programs including multi-million $ facilities as well as business responsibilities for country organizations across the globe.
In his previous assignment Uwe Arndt was Vice President heading the Covestro site in Brunsbüttel, North of Germany.
Uwe Arndt holds a PhD in chemistry and started his professional career in polymer science research. From the year 1993 he has worked in general management positions across the globe with increasing responsibilities serving all business units of Covestro.
Uwe Arndt has been a member of the Board of Essencia Vlanderen, the Chemical Companies Association in Belgium.
He currently holds a chair in the Board of VCI Nord, the Chemical Companies Association in Germany, as well in the UV North, the Industry Association.
Uwe Arndt is married and has two adult children.