Events after the reporting period

No events of particular significance took place after December 31, 2013 that could be expected to have a material effect on the financial position and results of operations of the LANXESS Group or LANXESS AG.

At an extraordinary meeting, the Supervisory Board of LANXESS AG resolved to terminate Dr. Axel C. Heitmann’s appointment as a member and Chairman of the Board of Management of LANXESS AG. The Supervisory Board has appointed MatthIAS Zachert as his successor effective April 1, 2014. Until Mr. Zachert joins the Board of Management, LANXESS’s Chief Financial Officer Dr. Bernhard Düttmann will perform the duties of the Chairman of the Board of Management.