Michael Fender

Manager Technical Services

Evonik Nutrition & Care GmbH


Michael Fender has a degree as chemical engineer from the university of applied sciences in Lemgo, Gemany.
In 1988 he joined REWO Chemische Werke GmbH as a lab manager of the application laboratory for laundry- and hard surface cleaning, as well as for fabric conditioners. In 2004, after a few name changes of the company, he changed – now working for Degussa – into technical customer service, responsible for the whole product portfolio for household cleaning, I&I cleaning and fabric softeners in the EMEA region. Since 2007 he works for Evonik, with the same responsibilities. Michael now, at the age of 58, looks back to a practical experience in the surfactants and cleaning industry of more than 30 years.