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Executive Management

The Executive Management Team (EMT) advises on and supports the implementation of global strategies as defined by the CEO in specific areas. It advises the CEO on strategic management decisions and helps to implement such decisions according to each member's specific responsibilities or as directed by the CEO. The EMT also assists the CEO with the evaluation and implementation of company acquisitions.

Norin

Born 1963. Swedish and US citizen. CEO since 2017.

Education: Mikael Norin holds a B.Sc. in Business Administration and Economics with a specialisation in International Business from Lund University.

Other current assignments: Chairman of the Board, Quant AB.

Previous assignments (last five years): President of Rolls-Royce Marine Services. Principal at CMN Corporate Advisors LLC.

Shareholding in the Company: Mikael Norin holds 200,000 shares in the Company.

Patrick

Born 1971. Canadian and French citizen. President Services Division since 2018.

Education: Patrick Baudin holds an MBA from HEC School of Business, Paris (France) and a Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering from McGill University, Montreal (Canada).

Other current assignments: –

Previous assignments (last five years): President and member of the Board of Directors of GE Renewable Energy Canada Inc. and ALSTOM SITCA Canada Inc., Member of the Board of Directors for ALSTOM General Turbo SA (Romania).

Shareholding in the Company: Patrick Baudin does not hold any shares or warrants in the Company.

Glenn Withers

Born 1967. New Zealand citizen. CFO since 2019.

Education: Glenn Withers holds a degree in commerce from the University of Auckland.

Other current assignments: –

Previous assignments (last five years): CFO of Rolls-Royce Marine Services, CFO of Quant AB.

Shareholding in the Company: Glenn Withers does not hold any shares or warrants in the Company.

Meldem

Born 1965. Swiss citizen. Chief Human Resources Officer since 2018.

Education: René Meldem holds a Master in Mechanical Engineering from the Ecole Poly- technique Fédérale de Lausanne and an MBA from HEC School of Management Lausanne.

Other current assignments: Member of the Board of Directors of the Philanthropos Institute in Fribourg, Switzerland.

Previous assignments (last five years): Head of Group Human Resources Bobst Group SA.

Shareholding in the Company: René Meldem does not hold any shares or warrants in the Company.

Mares

Born 1962. Belgian citizen. Division President, Ports & Maritime since 2019. 

Education: Patrick holds a master’s degree in Engineering from the University of Leuven, Belgium.

Other current assignments: –

Previous assignments (last five years): Vice-President EMEA at Harsco Rail, Vice-President of Sales & Business Development at GKN Land Systems.

Shareholding in the Company: Patrick Mares does not hold any shares or warrants in the Company.

Martin

Born 1966. Canadian and German citizen. COO and Group SVP Operations since July 2018.

Education: Martin Riegger holds a Degree in Business-Engineering (Dipl. Wirtschaftsin- genieur) from the University of Applied Sciences, Giessen-Friedberg, Germany.

Other current assignments: –

Previous assignments (last five years): Vice President and General Manager of Engine Products West of GKN Aerospace. Director of Operations Europe and Managing Director of the Walterscheid GmbH. Vice President Global Operations and Vice President Commercial Vehicle Products Europe of Eberspächer Excaust Systems GmbH.

Shareholding in the Company: Martin Riegger owns 10,000 shares and no warrants in the Company.

Vanessa

Born in Rome (Italy) on June 1982 Italian citizen. Group General Counsel & Group Compliance Officer since 2020. 

Education: Vanessa Tisci  is admitted to practice law in New York and Italy. She attended the Universities of Bologna and Milan, and holds a master degree in Law from Stanford Law School.

Other current assignments: -

Previous assignments (last five years): Formerly Vanessa was the Head of Legal of The SCP Group and prior to that she has worked as Senior International Counsel for Walgreens Boots Alliance.

Shareholding in the Company: Vanessa Tisci does not hold any shares or warrants in the Company.

Juergen

Born 1970. German citizen. Division President, Airports & Industry since 2018.

Education: Juergen holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from May Eyth TH, Kirchheim/Teck, and a degree in Business Management from GARP Stuttgart.

Other current assignments: –

Previous assignments (last five years): BU COO Airports & Industry in Cavotec; COO EMEA in Cavotec; MD and RM MEAI in Cavotec.

Shareholding in the Company: Juergen Strommer holds 125,135 shares in the Company.

memed

Born 1977. Swiss citizen. Group Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer since 2019. 

Education: Memed Üzel holds a Masters of Business Administration from IMD in Lausanne, Switzerland and a Industrial Engineering degree from Lehigh University, Pennsylvania USA.

Other current assignments: –

Previous assignments (last five years): Global Commercial Excellence Director at Connected Building, Honeywell and Commercial Excellence Business Partner, Sales Excellence Programs Manager EMEA and Pricing & Sales Force Effectiveness Manager EMEA at Medtronic.

Shareholding in the Company: Memed Üzel does not hold any shares or warrants in the Company.