DUSSELDORF, Germany, November 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Anke Linnartz (38) is to assume responsibility for managing the Investor Relations Department of Gerresheimer AG from January 1, 2008. In this position she will report to Chief Financial Officer Hans-Jürgen Wiecha. Gerresheimer, a leading international supplier of high-quality packaging solutions based on glass and plastic for the pharmaceutical and life science industry, has been listed on the Frankfurt stock exchange since June 2007 and was included in the S-DAX shortly after its IPO. Linnartz currently runs the IR department of the S-DAX company Demag Cranes AG.

Gerresheimer is a pharmaceutical & life science supply and services company with market leading positions of specialty products made of glass and plastic. Gerresheimer owns 37 production sites in Europe, North America and Asia and employs approximately 10,000 employees worldwide.

Contact: Burkhard Lingenberg Director Corporate PR & Marketing Telephone +49-211-6181-250 Telefax +49-211-6181-241 e-mail b.lingenberg@gerresheimer.com

Contact: Burkhard Lingenberg, Director Corporate PR & Marketing, Telephone +49-211-6181-250, Telefax +49-211-6181-241, e-mail b.lingenberg@gerresheimer.com