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Lukas Braunschweiler

Dr. Lukas Braunschweiler

Chairman of the Board
Chairman of the Nomination and Governance Committee
Since 2018, elected until 2019
1956, Swiss citizen

Education PhD in physical Chemistry, Federal Institute of Technology, Zürich (ETH Zürich) Switzerland
 
Professional background
2011 – March 2018 Sonova Holding AG, Switzerland
CEO
RUAG Holding AG, Switzerland
2009 – 2011 Appointed as CEO in December 2008
Dionex Corporation, USA (NASDAQ: DNEX)
2002 – 2009 President and CEO, Member of the Board of Directors
Mettler-Toledo International, Inc. USA/Switzerland
1995 – 2002 Member of the Group Executive Board, Executive Officer and Group Vice
President of Mettler-Toledo International, Inc.
President of Mettler-Toledo Inc. (US Operations)
Additional positions at Mettler-Toledo International
Head of the Global Division Laboratory
Head of the Global Division Industrial & Retail
Landys & Gyr AG (today Siemens AG), Switzerland
1992 – 1995 Senior Member of the Management Board and Executive Vice President of Landis & Gyr Europe AG; Responsible for the utilities market segment in Europe
1991 – 1992 Saurer Group Holding AG, Switzerland
Senior Member of the Executive Board
Responsible for divesting the telematics and industrial products business
Huber + Suhner AG, Switzerland
1988 – 1991 Member of the Executive Board and Head of the Special Materials and Plastics Division
Wild Leitz Heerbrugg AG (today Leica Geosystems), Switzerland
1985 – 1988 Member of the Special Products Division Management
Project Manager for “optoelectronic surveying systems” in defense applications
Federal Institute of Technology, Zürich, Switzerland
1982 – 1985 Assistant at Laboratory for Physical Chemistry and PhD graduate of Professor Dr. Richard R. Ernst, management of a pharma and life sciences industry oriented R&D project for nuclear magnetic and electron spin resonance spectroscopy
 
Other activities
Schweiter Technology Group, Member of the Board of Directors; Sonova Holding AG, Member of the Board of Directors; Sulzer AG, Member of the Board of Directors