Group Executive Committee

The Group Executive Committee has six members: Dr. Norbert Klapper (Chief Executive Officer), Roger Albrecht (Head of Business Group Machines & Systems), Serge Entleitner (Head of Business Group Components), Rico Randegger (Head of Business Group After Sales), Kurt Ledermann (Chief Financial Officer) and Thomas Anwander (General Counsel).

Portrait of Norbert Klapper, Chief Executive Officer

Dr. Norbert Klapper

  • Year of birth: 1963
  • Chief Executive Officer
  • German national
  • Industrial Engineer, Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany, and PhD in Economics, Technical University of Munich, Germany


  • Year of birth: 1982
  • Head of Business Group Machines & Systems
  • Swiss national
  • Bachelor in Business Administration, University of Applied Sciences Zurich (ZHAW), Switzerland, and Master of Accounting and Finance, University of St. Gallen (HSG), Switzerland
Portrait of Serge Entleitner, Head of Business Group Components


  • Year of birth: 1964
  • Head of Business Group Components
  • Austrian national
  • Master of social and economic sciences, Leopold-Franzens University Innsbruck, Austria
Rico Randegger, Head Business Group After Sales


  • Year of birth: 1973
  • Head of Business Group After Sales
  • Swiss national
  • Studies of Electrical Engineering at the NTB Buchs (HTL), Switzerland, and Postgraduate Studies in Business Engineering FH at the PHW Zurich, Switzerland
Kurt Ledermann, Chief Financial Officer

Kurt Ledermann

  • Year of birth: 1968
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Swiss national
  • Master of Arts HSG, University of St. Gallen, Switzerland, and MSEE Degree in Electrical Engineering, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Portrait of Thomas Anwander, General Counsel & Group Secretary

Thomas Anwander

  • Year of birth: 1960
  • General Secretary and General Counsel
  • Swiss national
  • Lic. iur. HSG, University of St. Gallen, Switzerland, and bar exam Canton Zurich, Switzerland