Curriculum Vitae

 

Thomas Bachmann

President & Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Born 1959, Swiss citizen

Executive MBA
(IMD – International Institute for Management Development, Lausanne, Switzerland)
 

B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering
(State Institute of Technology, Burgdorf, Switzerland)

Professional background

2015 – present

Eppendorf Group, Hamburg, Germany
President & Chief Executive Officer

2013 – 2015

Bruker BioSpin Group, USA, Switzerland and Germany
President

2005 – 2012

Tecan Group, Männedorf, Switzerland
Chief Executive Officer

2002 – 2004

AFG Arbonia-Forster-Group, Arbon, Switzerland
Chief Executive Officer – Steel Systems Division

2000 – 2002

Rieter Holding, Winterthur, Switzerland
Senior Vice President – Group Corporate Planning & Development


1994 – 1999
1991 – 1994
1988 – 1990

Rieter Synthetic Fiber Machinery, Switzerland and Germany
Managing Director
Director Global Sales & Marketing
Regional Sales Manager for Asia and North America

1985 – 1988

Rieter Corporation, Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA
Sales & Project Manager

1984

Queens University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Technical Assistant



Board Activities

2017 – today

Member of the Supervisory Board of ALSSA (now ALDA)

2013 – 2015

Member of the Supervisory Board of Eppendorf AG

2005 – 2012

Member of the Supervisory Board of ALSSA (now ALDA)