Independent Board Member since July 2024


MBA ESSEC Paris, France & Mannheim University, Germany
MSc. Engineering, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Colombia
Executive education programs in supply chain management, management and leadership, and digital transformation, ESSEC Paris, France; IESE Barcelona, Spain; and IMD, Lausanne, Switzerland

Professional background

Since 2023
Executive Vice President Service and Global Regional Director, Marel, The Netherlands
2020 - 2023
Executive Vice President, CEO Region DACH & Northern, Central and Eastern Europe, GEA Group AG, Germany
2017 - 2020
Vice President and Sales Director Liquid Foods NA, JBT Group, USA
2012 - 2017
Managing Director GEA Hilge, Chairwoman GEA Food Solutions, Managing Director Packaging & Slicing, Head of Board Office, Strategy and Projects, GEA Group AG, Germany
1998 - 2012
Director Corporate Development and Venture Capital, Henkel AG Co KGaA, Germany; General Manager Henkel Biomedical, Henkel Ireland
1995 - 1998
New Business Development Manager, Product Manager Glycols and Amines, Hoechst AG, Germany

Duties and responsibilities

  • Member of the Board of Directors
  • Member of the Nomination and Compensation Committee