Mr. Laiblin (1971) has been involved in project management all his professional life. Since 2012 he is Head of the department “Projects, Shutdowns and Construction” within the Technical Service of Business Unit Site Services of Evonik Industries AG at their Marl Site in Germany. He is leading a company-wide group of experts for shutdown and turnaround management. Mr. Laiblin studied Chemical and Energy Engineering at the Technical University of Berlin, did a PhD in Thermodynamics and started working in the chemical industry (at degussa. Company, now Evonik Industries) right after he got his degree. He was working as project manager, construction manager and shutdown manager for more than 10 years both nationally and internationally with Evonik Industries AG (and their former organizations).