CFO Change: Philipp Friederichs is new CFO of the ELG Group

CFO Change: Philipp Friederichs is new CFO of the ELG Group


Philipp Friederichs took over the position as Chief Financial Officer of ELG Group from Guillaume Bazetoux on December 1st, 2023. Philipp has been supporting ELG in many different leadership roles over the past ten years. He joined the company as Head of Controlling and Accounting, led the ELG entity Eisenlegierungen HgmbH as CFO, was responsible for the European division as Vice President Finance EMEA and most recently supported Guillaume Bazetoux as the Head of Finance of the ELG Group. 

He replaces Guillaume Bazetoux, who will in turn focus on making Aperam’s Recycling & Renewables division one of the growth engines for Aperam as new Chief Projects Officer.


Philipp Friederichs: “After more than ten years in the company, I am excited  to be able to represent ELG as Chief Financial Officer and leverage my experience to drive forward our performance.”

Guillaume Bazetoux: “I am delighted to take on this position and to further expand the activities of this core business with focus on Aperam’s sustainability roadmap.”

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