Nationality
German, Swiss

Year of Birth
1967

1993
University of Mannheim, Business Administration (graduated with distinction)

1996
Doctorate from the University of Mainz (summa cum laude)

1993–1996
University of Mainz, Research Assistant
University of Mannheim, Teaching Assistant

1996
AVECO Holding AG, Head of Group Controlling and IT systems

1998
Fraport AG, Senior Vice President Controlling, Finance and Accounting

2002
Continental AG, Chief Financial Officer, Member of the Executive Board

2005
Continental Tire of North America, President

2008
Continental Group, Vice Chairman of the Executive Board
Head of the Global Car Tire Business
Head of Conti Rubber

2009
ThyssenKrupp AG, Member of the Executive Board

Since 2011
Roche Group, Chief Financial and Information Officer, Member of the Corporate Executive Committee

2008–2019
Voith GmbH, Member of the Shareholders’ Committee and the Supervisory Board, Head of Audit Committee 

Since June 2019
Jacobs Holding, Member of the Board of Directors

2008–2020
Member of SIX Regulatory Board


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