EANS-News: ElringKlinger AG / Walter H. Lechler new Chairman of the Supervisory Board of ElringKlinger AG

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Stuttgart (Germany), May 16, 2012 +++ At its
constitutive meeting held subsequent to today's AGM, the Supervisory Board of ElringKlinger AG elected Mr. Walter H. Lechler (69) as its new Chairman.

He succeeds Dr. Helmut Lerchner (71), who had stepped down from his post for reasons of age at end of the AGM of May 16, 2012. From 2000 to 2010, Walter H. Lechler had held the position of Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board. The Walter H. Lechler Family and the Klaus Lechler Estate hold a total interest of 52% in ElringKlinger AG. The general meeting of shareholders elected Prof. Hans-Ulrich Sachs (59), Managing Partner of BeTec GmbH, Adelmannsfelden, as a new member of the Supervisory Board.

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company: ElringKlinger AG
Max-Eyth-Straße 2
D-72581 Dettingen/Erms
phone: +49(0)7123 724-0
FAX: +49(0)7123-7249000
mail: info@elringklinger.com
WWW: http://www.elringklinger.com
sector: Automotive Equipment
ISIN: DE0007856023
indexes: MDAX, CDAX, Classic All Share, Prime All Share stockmarkets: free trade: Berlin, München, Düsseldorf, regulated dealing:
Stuttgart, regulated dealing/prime standard: Frankfurt language: English

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ElringKlinger AG
Investor Relations / Corporate Communications
Stephan Haas
Max-Eyth-Straße 2
72581 Dettingen
Fon: +49 (0)7123-724-137