- Nationality: German
- Chairwoman of the works council LANXESS in Uerdingen
- Member of the central works council LANXESS
- Vice Chairman of the LANXESS group works council
- Member of the Supervisory Board of LANXESS AG since 2015 (appointed until 2020)
Manuela Strauch became a member of the works council of Bayer AG in 2000. She has been released as a works council member from her normal duties for service since 2010. Previously she worked as a chemical laboratory assistant within the Business Unit Material Protection Products of LANXESS.
In 2011 Mrs. Strauch completed an advanced training program in change management.
Memberships in other statutory supervisory boards:
- LANXESS Deutschland GmbH, Cologne
Memberships in comparable domestic and foreign supervisory bodies: