Olaf Bachert becomes new CEO of First Climate Markets AG

As of 1st June 2021, Olaf Bachert will be the new CEO of First Climate Markets AG. Prior to this, Olaf was the head of the First Climate Markets supervisory board. He now takes over the CEO position from Dr Jochen Gassner, who has decided to leave the company.

“I wish to personally, and also on behalf of the supervisory board, thank Jochen Gassner for the excellent and highly successful work he has done in his various positions of responsibility throughout the last 14 years, in particular most recently as CEO of First Climate Markets AG,” emphasized Olaf, while providing his farewell to Jochen. Olaf praised his predecessor’s contribution to the successful development and growth of the company.

“I am looking forward to continuing this development, together with the motivated and highly competent team at First Climate Markets AG, and I plan to further expand our company’s position as a leading provider of corporate climate protection solutions,” explains Olaf.

“Olaf Bachert has been closely associated with the company for many years and knows it better than anyone else,” says Jochen Knoesel, Deputy Chairman of the supervisory board. “We are certain that he is the right candidate to continue leading this company through the current dynamic market environment and drive First Climate Markets AG into the future as a successful developer of future-oriented climate protection solutions.”