Nationality
Germany, USA

Year of Birth
1965

1988
University of St. Gallen, Degree in Finance and Accounting (Lic. Oec.)

1992
University of St. Gallen, PhD (Dr. Oec.)

1993
Harvard Business School, MBA

1989–2001
Haniel Group, Assistant to Haniel Group Executive Board
Halfen GmbH, Various senior executive positions
Business Development North America, Vice President
Gehe UK plc, CFO

2001–2003
Fresenius Medical Care, Bad Homburg, Germany, CFO

2003–2016
Fresenius Group, Bad Homburg, Germany, CEO

Since 2017
Nestlé S.A., Vevey, Switzerland, CEO and Member of the Board of Directors

Since 2017
Nestlé S.A., Vevey, Switzerland, CEO and Member of the Board of Directors

2014–2017
Non-executive Director of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company

Since 2017
Member, Board of Directors Consumer Goods Forum - CGF

Since 2019
Member, Board of Trustees and International Business Council, World Economic Forum – WEF

Since 2019
Member, Foundation Board International Institute for Management Development - IMD

Since 2022
Member, European Round Table for Industry – ERT


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