Group Executive Management
Group Executive Management is responsible for the operational management of the CPH Group and its three business divisions.
Member of the Board of Directors of Renergia Zentralschweiz AG, Root; Member of the Board of Directors of Kowema AG, Rotkreuz; Member of the Board and Vice-Chairman of Euro-Graph (the European Association of Graphic Paper Producers), Brussels; Deputy Chairman of the Board of the Central Switzerland Chamber of Industry & Commerce (IHZ), Lucerne.
2001–2008 Member of Group Executive Management of Sarna Kunststoff Holding AG, Sarnen and leadership of various group divisions, most latterly Sarnafil; 1995-2001 various functions in the Von Roll Group, including CEO of Von Roll Betec AG and Head of Industrial Services and a Member of Executive Management at Von Roll Infratec Holding AG, Bern.
2006–2016 CFO and Member of Group Executive Management at the internationally active Multi-Contact industrial group, Allschwil. Previously various executive finance and controlling positions at further industrial companies: 2001–2006 Head of Shared Services and CFO of SCA Packaging Switzerland AG, Oftringen; 1998–2001 Chief Commercial Officer and Member of Executive Management at Sarnatech (Schweiz) AG, Triengen; 1997–1998 Business Controller at DCL Data Center Luzern AG, Lucerne; 1995–1997 Head of Controlling, Swiss Post Aarau, Aarau.
1997–2009 various management functions with the Süd-Chemie Group (now part of Clariant), including Head of the General Secretariat and Public Relations, Sales Manager EMEA, Global Financial Manager for Süd-Chemie Performance Packaging in Paris (France), CEO of Süd-Chemie UK in Manchester (UK) and CEO of Süd-Chemie Zeolites GmbH in Bitterfeld (Germany); 1993–1997 auditor with KPMG.
1989–2011 various functions at the Myllykoski Group, including HR Director, General Manager of its Dachau and Ettringen works and Director of Business Development for Coated Papers. Most latterly Executive Vice President Operations and a Member of the Executive Management of Myllykoski Europe, with responsibility for its six European plants and Human Resources Europe.
1995–1998 Schüpbach AG, Burgdorf (Switzerland), most latterly Vice President Sales Central Europe for Danisco Flexible Schüpbach AG; 1993–1995 Sales Director at VAW Europack Export GmbH, Teningen (Germany).