Summary: South African-born chairman and executive director of the German-based industrial steelmaking giant ThyssenKrupp Steel AG who was also responsible for several major building projects of the conglomerate, including the construction of two business units in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and Mobile County, Alabama.
Cause of Death: Airplane accident
Born: August 1, 1967
Died: June 1, 2009
Location: Fernando de Norohna, Brazil