FILE - In this March 17, 2011 file photo CEO of German Lufthansa Christoph Franz poses in front of a poster showing Lufthansa aircrafts prior to the annual balance press conference in Frankfurt, ... more 
FILE - In this March 17, 2011 file photo CEO of German Lufthansa Christoph Franz poses in front of a poster showing Lufthansa aircrafts prior to the annual balance press conference in Frankfurt, Germany. Swiss drugmaker Roche Holding AG says Monday, Sept. 16, 2013, it will propose that Franz be elected its next board chairman. The Basel, Switzerland-based company says Franz is being nominated to succeed Franz Humer in a vote at the annual shareholders' meeting in early March. (AP Photo/Michael Probst, File) less 
1 / 7
Associated Press | Photo By Michael Probst, File
Mon, Sep 16, 2013 7:27 AM EDT